It's only been open for a few days, but The Conjuring has already earned back its $20 million budget and then some. In its first weekend at the box office, The Conjuring earned a whopping $41.5 million. Last week's top earner, Despicable Me 2, took second place with $25 million, followed by animated new release, Turbo, with $21.5 million. Grown Ups 2 came in fourth with $20 million, while Red 2 opened to a paltry $18.5 million. Ryan Reynolds's 3D action fest R.I.P.D. fell flat, taking in a mere $12.8 million.
Source: Warner Bros.