Kathryn Newton in Paranormal Activity 4. (Dean Hendler/Paramount Pictures)

No other new releases competed with “Paranormal Activity 4.” Tyler Perry’s straight-faced “Alex Cross” flopped, coming in at No. 5 and earning only $11.8 million.

Here are the top 10 movies at the weekend box office (the AP has more on the box office numbers):

1. “Paranormal Activity 4,” $30.2 million

2. “Argo,” $16.6 million

3. “Hotel Transylvania,” $13.5 million

4. “Taken 2,” $13.4 million

5. “Alex Cross,” $11.8 million

6. “Sinister,” $9 million

7. “Here Comes the Boom,” $8.5 million

8. “Pitch Perfect,” $7 million

9. “Frankenweenie,” $4.4 million

10. “Looper,” $4.2 million