The Box Office Top Five
#1 "Friday the 13th" ($45.2 million)
#2 "He's Just Not That Into You" ($23.4 million)
#3 "Taken" ($22.2 million)
#4 "Coraline" ($19.1 million)
#5 "Confessions of a Shopaholic" ($17.3 million)
Valentine's Day wasn't the only thing causing heart palpitations this holiday weekend, as our favorite hockey-mask-wearing killer returned in Warner Bros.'
And while there was still room for romantic comedy on Valentine's Day weekend, it seems audiences preferred their romance with a hint of bitterness, as newcomer
Though she dropped to #4,
With the top five tallied, the heart palpitations weren't just for Jason's victims on- and off-screen, but for movie studio executives. Their hearts are no doubt pounding over what has proved to be not only one of busiest Presidents' Day weekends on record, but the biggest February weekend of all time. It would seem that if you want to make big money from movie lovers on Valentine's Day, offer them a big heart-shaped box of dark and gruesome fare.
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