The Avengers torpedoed Battleship and Hollywood's other
newcomers to remain the No. 1 film for the third-straight weekend with
a domestic haul of $55.6 million.
That lifted the film's domestic total to $457.7 million, while its
worldwide ticket sales have climbed to nearly $1.2 billion.
Battleship opened a distant No. 2 with $25.5 million.
Debuting at No. 3 was Sacha Baron Cohen's comedy The Dictator
with $17.4 million, while the ensemble pregnancy tale What to
Expect When You're Expecting premiered at No. 5 with $10.5
The top five movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through
Sunday, as compiled by Hollywood.com are: