Skip Nav
American Horror Story Roanoke
Why We're Still Not Getting the Full Scope of American Horror Story: Roanoke
Candice Accola
35 Klaroline Moments From The Vampire Diaries That Will Make Your Heart Burst
Jurassic World 2
Sink Your Teeth Into These Details About Jurassic World 2

Inglourious Basterds Is Number One at the Box Office For Its Opening Weekend

Box Office: Inglourious Basterds Scalps District 9

Quentin Tarantino's fans did not disappoint him this weekend, helping Inglourious Basterds rake in over $37 million at the box office this past weekend. Here's your fun revenue statistic of the day: it's the highest-grossing opening ever for a movie released in the second half of August. District 9 was knocked to the number two slot with $18.9 million while G.I. Joe took third, bringing in $12.5 million. The Time Traveler's Wife and Julie and Julia rounded out the top five.

Inglourious Basterds was the only new release to score major success this weekend; Shorts came in sixth place with $6.6 million while Alexis Bledel's Post Grad just barely cracked the top ten with $2.8 million.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Ginger Ginger 7 years
Tarantino does usually write great dialogue. That's always been one of his hallmarks. Good to see him reaching a new high in his career, and Brad Pitt can still carry a #1 opening. Guess it was worth all those months with that mustache.
Renees3 Renees3 7 years
i thought it was awesome!
Renees3 Renees3 7 years
i thought it was awesome!
SandyFeet SandyFeet 7 years
Congratulations QT and BP
SandyFeet SandyFeet 7 years
Congratulations QT and BP
ilanac13 ilanac13 7 years
i saw inglorious this weekend and aside from a bit of gore (which at least i was expecting) it was good :) i'm glad that the movie did well - it was really funny for the content, and i hope that they decide to do the prequel
Full List of 2010 Razzie Nominees Includes G.I. Joe, Transformers 2, Shia LaBeouf, Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, New Moon 2010-02-01 10:00:12
Photos of All of Sienna Miller's Outfits During GI Joe Promotion Tour
Photos of Sienna Miller, Channing Tatum at GI Joe Premiere Red Carpet, Heidi and Spencer Pratt Displaying Heidi's Playboy Cover
Photos of Sienna Miller Promoting GI Joe And Talking About Balthazar Getty
Photo of Sienna Miller Wearing Isabel Marant Studded Booties at G.I. Joe Screening For Army and Air Force
G.I. Joe Opens This Weekend: Are You Excited For It?
Sienna Soldiers on With GI Joe and Wardrobe Changes

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds