Horrible Bosses Opens Strong But Transformers Still Takes The Top Spot
Posted on Mon Jul 11, 2011 05:00 PM PDT

janistonboxoffice071111_230.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Horrible Bosses didn't have a horrible weekend at the box office.

The R-rated comedy, starring Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Colin Farrell and Kevin Spacey, opened to $28.1 million, easily outpacing expectations. The flick cost just $37 million to produce.

Though it was a big win for Horrible Bosses, it still came in second to Transformers: Dark of the Moon. The action-adventure juggernaut has now grossed $261 million domestically and is the number two movie of the year behind Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

Kevin James' newest movie, Zookeeper, also opened this weekend, coming in third with $21 million.

Cars 2 and Bad Teacher rounded out the top 5. The Pixar flick grossed $26.9 million this weekend, for a total of $121.6 million domestically since its opening, while the Cameron Diaz comedy rang in another $9 million, making its total $78.8 million.