Shrek Forever After1. "Shrek Forever After" ($71.3 million)
2. "Iron Man 2" ($26.6 million)
3. "Robin Hood" ($18.7 million)
4. "Letters to Juliet" ($9.1 million)
5. "Just Wright" ($4.2 million)

It's game ogre for Tony Stark this weekend, as Marvel Studios' premiere superhero franchise finally surrendered the first place spot to DreamWorks Animation's "Shrek Forever After," the fourth installment in the fan-favorite fantasy franchise. Read More...

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Shrek Forever After1. "Shrek Forever After" ($20.8 million)
2. "Iron Man 2" ($7.5 million)
3. "Robin Hood" ($5.6 million)
4. "Letters to Juliet" ($3 million)
5. "MacGruber" ($1.6 million)

Although Jon Favreau's "Iron Man 2" proved itself a more powerful force than Ridley Scott's "Robin Hood" could handle last weekend, the red-and-gold armored superhero expended enough energy to ensure its loss against the big green ogre of "Shrek Forever After," which debuted this Friday in first place — though not as decisively as many anticipated. Read More...

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Iron Man 21. "Iron Man 2" ($53 million)
2. "Robin Hood" ($37.1 million)
3. "Letters to Juliet" ($13.8 million)
4. "Just Wright" ($8.5 million)
5. "How To Train Your Dragon" ($5.1 million)

When it comes to battling a high tech superhero for box office supremacy, it would be wise to pack some heavier firepower than a quiver filled with arrows. Director Ridley Scott apparently didn't get that memo, as "Robin Hood" succumbed to the might of "Iron Man 2" at the weekend box office. Read More...

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Iron Man 21. "Iron Man 2" ($15 million)
2. "Robin Hood" ($13.1 million)
3. "Letters to Juliet" ($5 million)
4. "Just Wright" ($2.9 million)
5. "A Nightmare on Elm Street" ($1.5 million)

Although the effort was certainly admirable, it's simply a fact of life: arrows are not strong enough to penetrate Tony Stark's high tech armor. "Iron Man 2" once again soared to the top spot on Friday, beating "Robin Hood" with a solid $15 million intake in its eighth day at the box office. Read More...

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Iron Man 21. "Iron Man 2" ($133.6 million)
2. "A Nightmare on Elm Street" ($9.2 million)
3. "How To Train Your Dragon" ($6.8 million)
4. "Date Night" ($5.3 million)
5. "The Back-Up Plan" ($4.3 million)

Tony Stark is used to getting what he wants — that's what happens when you own six different versions of the most sophisticated technological suit known to mankind. Luckily, the narcissistic superhero is staying true to his golden reputation with "Iron Man 2," which is shaping up to become Marvel Studios' biggest success to date. Read More...

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Iron Man 21. "Iron Man 2" ($52.4 million)
2. "A Nightmare on Elm Street" ($3.3 million)
3. "Date Night" ($1.6 million)
4. "How To Train Your Dragon" ($1.5 million)
5. "The Back-Up Plan" ($1.4 million)

The summer movie season is officially in session, and a certain red-and-gold armored superhero is leading the charge. "Iron Man 2" burst into theaters this weekend with all the excitement you would expect out of Marvel's premiere superhero, leading to a $52.4 million opening day. Read More...

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A Nightmare On Elm Street1. "A Nightmare on Elm Street" ($32.2 million)
2. "How To Train Your Dragon" ($10.8 million)
3. "Date Night" ($7.6 million)
4. "The Back-Up Plan" ($7.2 million)
5. "Furry Vengeance" ($6.5 million)

Freddy Krueger's comeback at the hands of Jackie Earle Haley was hardly a nightmare for Warner Bros. and New Line, as the horror icon's terrifying theatrical return in "A Nightmare on Elm Street" easily clawed its way into the top spot at the box office this weekend with a $32.2 million victory. Read More...

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A Nightmare On Elm Street1. "A Nightmare on Elm Street" ($15.8 million)
2. "How To Train Your Dragon" ($2.6 million)
3. "Date Night" ($2.5 million)
4. "The Back-Up Plan" ($2.4 million)
5. "The Losers" ($1.9 million)

One, two, Freddy's coming for you — well, really just one, as the big screen return of the clawed dream stalker catapulted the "Nightmare on Elm Street" remake to first place at the box office on Friday with a $15.8 million haul, more than $10 million ahead of all the other weekend competitors. Read More...

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How To Train Your Dragon1. "How To Train Your Dragon" ($15 million)
2. "The Back-Up Plan" ($12.3 million)
3. "Date Night" ($10.6 million)
4. "The Losers" ($9.6 million)
5. "Kick-Ass" ($9.5 million)

Last weekend, "How To Train Your Dragon" kicked ass and nearly took the box office crown from director Matthew Vaughn's "Kick-Ass." This weekend, "Dragon" followed through on its comeback potential by stealing first place away from both "The Back-Up Plan" and "The Losers." Read More...

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The Losers1. "The Back-Up Plan ($4.2 million)
2. "How To Train Your Dragon ($3.4 million)
3. "Date Night ($3.3 million)
4. "The Losers ($3.2 million)
5. "Kick-Ass ($2.9 million)

Jennifer Lopez's return to the big screen is proving itself to be the buzz worthy movie event of the weekend as "The Back-Up Plan" won first place at the box office on Friday with an estimated total of $4.2 million — a victory that spells defeat for "The Losers," the Warner Bros. comic book movie that landed in fourth place. Read More...

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