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Skyfall Soars to HUGE Box Office Win with Biggest James Bond Opening Ever

(MGM)

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Bond is back in a BIG way.

Skyfall, the 23rd movie in the James Bond franchise, has easily won the weekend box office with a staggering $87.8 million haul, giving it the biggest opening in the spy series’ long history.

The movie marks Daniel Craig’s third outing as Agent 007.

Last weekend’s top earner, the animated Wreck-It Ralph, finished  in second with $33.1 million.

Denzel Washington’s airline pilot drama Flight nabbed third place with $15.1 million in ticket sales.

Wreck-It Ralph Wins Weekend Box Office

(Disney)

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Wreck-It Ralph is king of the box office.

The animated new release about the trials and tribulations of being a video game villain easily won the weekend with $49.1 million in ticket sales, beating the debut of Denzel Washington’s drama Flight, which came in a distant second with $25 million.

Ben Affleck’s political thriller Argo nabbed third place with $10.2 million.

Paranormal Activity 4 Scares Off Competition at Weekend Box Office

(Paramount)

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Paranormal Activity 4 scared up a big box office victory this weekend, taking the top spot with $30 million.

Ben Affleck’s political drama Argo nabbed second place with $16.7 million.

And Liam Neeson’s Taken 2 looks to have secured third with $13.3 million.

Taken 2 Takes Another Weekend Win, Beating Argo & Sinister

(Fox)

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Taken 2 has done it again, taking a second straight weekend box office title.

The Liam Neeson thriller earned $22.5 million to stay in the top spot, just ahead of Ben Affleck’s new release Argo ($20.1 million) and Ethan Hawke’s horror film Sinister ($18.3 million).

Taken 2 Takes Top Spot at Box Office

(Fox)

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Liam Neeson has a lot to be proud of these days.

The actor’s action sequel Taken 2 won the weekend box office title with $50 million.

That sum easily secures the top spot over last week’s champ Hotel Transylvania, which took second place with $26.3 million.

Nabbing third was college a cappella group comedy Pitch Perfect with $14.7 million in ticket sales.

WATCH: Taken 2 Trailer with Liam Neeson

(Fox)

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Taken 2 stars Liam Neeson in a follow-up to 2008′s massive surprise hit Taken.

In the sequel, Neeson’s retired CIA agent is forced to battle vengeance-seeking kidnappers who want to settle the score from the first movie.

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