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'Guardians of the Galaxy' Conquers the North American Box Office with $16.3M

September 1, 2014

The Marvel comic-book adaptation Guardians of the Galaxy has topped the weekend box office, earning another $16.3 million in North America, Rentrak announced Sunday.

The action-packed, big-screen blockbuster starring Chris Pratt, Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana has scored more than $500 million worldwide to date.

Coming in at No. 2 this weekend is Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with $11.8 million, followed by If I Stay at No. 3 with $9.3 million, As Above, So Below at No. 4 with $8.3 million and Let's Be Cops at No. 5 with $8.2 million.

Rounding out the top tier are The November Man at No. 6 with $7.7 million, When the Game Stands Tall at No. 7 with $5.7 million, The Giver at No. 8 with $5.3 million, The Hundred-Foot Journey at No. 9 with $4.6 million and The Expendables 3 at No. 10 with $3.5 million.

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