Tony Scott's thrilling remake stars Denzel Washington and John Travolta.
Ice Age 3 walks the dinosaur into second place with $28.5 million.
Public Enemies brings up the rear in third place with $26 million.
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The hard-hitting sequel has earned $201.2 million since Wednesday.
The Hangover maintains its buzz with $26.8 million in second place.
Up remains floating in second place with another $30.5 million.
Director Tony Scott is also on hand to discuss this exciting new thriller.
Get your first look at the John Travolta / Denzel Washington thriller, as well as the Jack Black / Michael Cera comedy!
He will join Denzel Washington in this Tony Scott remake.