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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 08/13/2012

‘The Bourne Legacy’ beats ‘Batman’ at box office


Jeremy Renner and Rachel Weisz star in the next chapter of the “Bourne” franchise. ( Mary Cybulski)
After topping box office numbers for the past three weeks, two new releases have pushed “The Dark Knight Rises” down to third place. “The Bourne Legacy” and the Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis comedy “The Campaign” were the top two ranking films, earning $40.3 million and $27.4 million, respectively.

The Dark Knight Rises” still brought in an additional $19.5 million, bringing the movie’s overall domestic total to a not-so-shabby $390.1 million. Here are the weekend’s top 10 movies at the box office:

1. “The Bourne Legacy,” $40.3 million

2. “The Campaign,” $27.4 million

3. “The Dark Knight Rises,” $19.5 million

4. “Hope Springs,” $15.6 million

5. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days,” $8.2 million

6. “Total Recall,” $8.1 million

7. “Ice Age: Continental Drift,” $6.8 million

8. “Ted,” $3.3 million

9. “Step Up Revolution,” $2.9 million

10. “The Amazing Spider-Man,” $2.2 million

Read reviews of last week’s new releases.

By  |  11:15 AM ET, 08/13/2012

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