Pixar’s stream of opening at the top of the box-office continued this weekend as the latest animated effort, Brave opened at number one, taking in $66.7 million, according to studio estimates from tracking firm Hollywood.com.
Animation dominated the top two slots at the box-office with Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted taking the number two spot with $20.2 million.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter took in $16.5 million and third place.
Rounding out the top five were the Alien prequel Prometheus with $10 million, followed by another fairy tale, Snow White & The Huntsman, which took No. 5 with $8 million.