Vampires Defeat Time Travelers in Box Office Throwdown

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Hollywood rose form the dead this weekend, as "Hotel Transylvania" reversed nearly two months of box office disappointment with $43 million for the biggest September debut of all time according to

And the good news didn't stop there, as Joseph Gordon-Levitt's "Looper" debuted to an impressive $21.2 opening, while the musical comedy "Pitch Perfect" also scored big with a whopping $15 thousand per screen average in limited release.

For a full run down of this weekend's box office numbers, including figures for returning hits "Resident Evil: Retribution" and "Finding Nemo 3D," head to