Tropic Thunder Takes Down The Dark Knight
Posted on Mon Aug 18, 2008 10:25 AM PDT

Movies tropicthunder.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Tropic Thunder earned an estimated $26 million over the weekend, beating out The Dark Knight for the number one spot at the box office.

The Dark Knight earned $16.8 million in it's fifth weekend, bringing it's domestic earnings to $471.5 million. The animated Star Wars: The Clone Wars earned $15.5 million and snagged the number three spot.