Sully, starring Tom Hanks, easily took the top spot at the box office with $35.5 million, easily beating three other newcomers.
Last weekend's winner Don't Breathe faces the highly-anticipated biopic Sully and three more newcomers at the box office this weekend.
D.J. Caruso has signed to direct from a script by Wentworth Miller. The story centers on a woman haunted by visions of a dead girl.