Dark Knight Stomps Spiderman

July 21, 2008 By:
Dark Knight Stomps Spiderman

Spiderman who? That's what the Batman folks are saying right now as they rocked the box office bringing in $155.34 million in its first weekend. Spiderman had the top spot until now $151.1 million for its May 2007 release.

"We knew it would be big, but we never expected to dominate the marketplace like we did," said Dan Fellman, head of distribution for Warner Bros.

Yup, it was big and if you saw the movie you would know that it was money well spent. The movie definitely delivered!

Below is the full box office list:

1 - The Dark Knight - $155,340,000
2 - Mamma Mia! - $27,605,000
3 -Hancock -$14,000,000
4 - Journey to the Center of the Earth- 11,910,000
5 - Hellboy II: The Golden Army- $10,038,000
6 - WALL-E - $9,813,000
7 - Space Chimps - $7,350,000
8 - Wanted-$5,097,000
9 -Get Smart - $4,085,000
10 - Kung Fu Panda - $1,750,000
11 - Meet Dave -$1,635,000
12 - Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull-$970,000