'The Lorax' Chops Down the Competition at the Box Office

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If you're into irony then you'll appreciate this weekend's box office results, as Hollywood.com is reporting that "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" destroyed the competition with an amazing $70.7 million to take first place.

Just imagine how many trees they had to cut down to print that much money.

"The Lorax" wasn't the only new movie surpassing expectations, though, as the teen comedy "Project X" brought in $20.8 million en route to a second place finish. So how did returning hits like "Act of Valor" and "Safe House" fare? Head over to Hollywood.com for the full scoop. And don't worry: No trees were harmed in the making of this report.