Action Packed "Riddick" Looks to Top "The Butler" at the Box Office
Movie-goers looking for some action look to be steering "Riddick" to the top of the box office for the weekend of September 6-8, 2013.
The Vin Diesel fronted sci-fi film scored a $7.3 million Friday and is shooting toward a $18 million weekend.
After reigning supreme for three weeks, Lee Daniels' "The Butler" looks to be headed towards a second place finish with a $2.3 million start, while headed towards an estimated $8.2 million three day total.
Rounding out the top five in earmarked earnings are Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis' comedy "We're the Millers" ($7.7 million) in third, the Spanish dramedy "Instructions Not Included" ($6 million) in fourth, and the documentary "One Direction: This is Us" ($3.4 million) in fifth.