The ins and outs of dating proved to be more popular this weekend than teenager-on-teenager homicide, as the romantic comedy Think Like a Man finally ended The Hunger Games' perch atop the box office.
The film, based on Steve Harvey’s bestselling advice book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man collected $33 million on Friday and Saturday, while Katniss and company could only muster $14.5 million. It actually fell to third place behind Zac Efron's The Lucky One.
The Hunger Games has now earned $356.9 million in the U.S., hitting that mark in just 30 days. Only seven other flick have ever passed that figure in less time.
Here is a look at the top five from the weekend:
- Think Like a Man: $33.0 million
- The Lucky One: $22.8 million
- The Hunger Games: $14.5 million
- Chimpanzee: $10.2 million
- The Three Stooges: $9.2 million