By: Vickie J. Rubinson
The much-hyped sci-fi sequel "Tron: The Legacy" trounced its closest competition at the box office this weekend, notching $43.6 million in an opening weekend some 28 years after the original cult hit debuted. It's $200 million budget let filmmakers "do some incredible things," says the director of the original.
Rounding out the top 5, according to the Hollywood Reporter:
2. Yogi Bear- $16.7 million
3. The Chronicles of Narnia- $12.4 million
4. The Fighter- $12.2 million
5. The Tourist- $8.7 million
Tangled - $8.7 million (virtual tie).