Hotel Transylvania Wins Box Office, Sets September Record

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A whole lot of film fans moved in to Hotel Transylvania this weekend.

The animated flick - which features the voices of Adam Sandler and Selena Gomez, among others -  earned $43 million in its first three days, according to studio estimates.

The figure blows away the previous record for a September opening, which stood at $35.6 million buy Sweet Home Alabama in 2002.

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Looper, another VERY well-reviewed movie, also fared well.

Here's a look at the top five from a strong couple days:

The weekend's Top 10 movies:

  1. Hotel Transylvania, $43 million
  2. Looper, $21.2 million
  3. End of Watch, $8 million
  4. Trouble With the Curve, $7.5 million
  5. House at the End of the Street, $7.15 million
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Rainesmith

Wow! great to hear that. :)

2wild42long

And well it should set records! Saw it in 3-D in Nashville,Tn. Fri. (the 28th) and it was Off-the-Chain!! The effects were great,the dialogue good,the chemistry of voices clicked---An Excellent movie! Great Fun for the whole family!! Rock-On Hotel 'T'!! Hollywood---out...