'IT' Sets Record To Top Weekend Box Office 

September 11, 2017

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The Stephen King adaptation took in $117.2 million over the weekend to come in first place. It’s the largest ever opening for a horror movie and the largest September opening of all-time.

The Reese Witherspoon romantic comedy "Home Again” opened in second place with $9 million while last weekend’s top movie "The Hitman's Bodyguard" fell to third with $4.9 million.

Top 10

1. "It," $117.2 million 

2."Home Again," $9 million 

3."The Hitman's Bodyguard," $4.9 million 

4."Annabelle: Creation," $4 million 

5."Wind River," $3.2 million 

6."Leap!" $2.5 million

7."Spider-Man: Homecoming," $2 million 

8."Dunkirk," $2 million 

9."Logan Lucky," $1.8 million 

10."The Emoji Movie," $1.1 million