weekend box office ender's gameSummit

JESSICA HERNDON, AP Film Writer

LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Ender's Game" scored the No. 1 slot at the weekend box office, earning $28 million in its opening weekend and sending "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" into second place, according to studio estimates Sunday.

"Ender's Game," based on the novel by Orson Scott Card, stars Asa Butterfield and Harrison Ford as intergalactic soldiers.

Paramount's candid-camera comedy starring Johnny Knoxville disguised as an old man brought in another $20.5 million in its second weekend, with a domestic total reaching more than $62 million.

Overseas, "Thor: The Dark World" earned $109.4 million in its first international weekend. The superhero sequel opens domestically next weekend.

Box Office Top 10
1. Ender's Game $28M
2. Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Par. $20.5M
3. Last Vegas $16.5M
4. Free Birds $16.2M
5. Gravity $13.1M
6. Captain Phillips $8.5M
7. 12 Years a Slave $4.6M
8. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 $4.2M
9. Carrie (2013) $3.4M
10. The Counselor $3.25M
6- Second Review: Ender's Game
Ender's Game
PG-132013
Based on 39 critics

An unusually gifted youth is selected for advanced training to defend Earth against alien invaders. Read More

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