Liam Neeson Beats Up The Weekend Box Office Again


Liam Neeson once again used his specific set of skills on audiences this past weekend, once again taking the box office with “Taken 2.” The sequel added $22.5 million to its total, breaking that sum to $86.8 million.

Two of the weekend’s debuts, “Argo” and “Sinister,” still managed to perform strongly despite opposition from Neeson and “Taken 2.” Ben Affleck’s hostage thriller, came in a relatively close second with $20.1 million, while Ethan Hawke’s horror movie collected $18.2 million in its opening weekend.

Kevin James’ MMA film, “Here Comes The Boom,” underwhelmed with $12 million

Head over to MTV News for your full box office recap.