Iron Man Dominates at the Box Office

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ironman385 Iron Man Dominates at the Box Office

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(CBS) “Iron Man 2″ was untouchable at this weekend’s box office. The previous weekend’s No. 1 movie, the Warner Bros. remake of “A Nightmare on Elm Street,” fell to No. 2 with $9.1 million, clawing to a total of $48.5 million. DreamWorks Animation’s “How to Train Your Dragon” remained at No. 3 with $6.7 million, bringing its seven-week total to $201 million.

“Babies,” the Focus Features documentary that tracks four tots during the first year of their lives, was the only other new release, debuting in 534 theaters at the No. 10 spot with $1.5 million. Hollywood.com’s Dergarabedian said “Babies” could continue to crawl along this summer as an alternative to flicks like “Robin Hood” and “Prince of Persia.”

Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at U.S. and Canadian theaters, according to Hollywood.com; final figures will be released Monday:

1. “Iron Man 2,” $133.6 million.

2. “A Nightmare on Elm Street,” $9.1 million.

3. “How to Train Your Dragon,” $6.7 million.

4. “Date Night,” $5.3 million.

5. “The Back-up Plan,” $4.3 million.

6. “Furry Vengeance,” $4 million.

7. “Clash of the Titans,” $2.3 million.

8. “Death at a Funeral,” $2.1 million.

9. “The Losers,” $1.8 million.

10. “Babies,” $1.5 million.

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