Movie goers were engrossed this weekend by the hunt for Osama Bin Laden, as Zero Dark Thirty topped the box office on Friday and Saturday.
The controversial drama - up for five Oscar nominations - from Kathryn Bigelow led all competitors with a $24.5 million haul, even as many argue over the film's authenticity and focus on torture.
Or perhaps because they argue over its authenticity and focus on torture.
Here is a look at the weekend's top five:
- Zero Dark Thirty - $24.5 million
- A Haunted House - $18.8 million
- Gangster Squad - $17 million
- Django Unchained - $11 million
- Les Miserables - $10 million