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'Possession' Scares its Way to the Top

September 9, 2012
'Possession' Scares its Way to the Top
'Possession' Scares its Way to the Top

The Possession terrified the competition away for a second weekend in a row. 

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The horror flick, starring Kyra Sedgwick and Jeffrey Dean Morgan, pulled in $9.5 million for the weekend, edging out Shia LaBeouf's crime drama Lawless, which earned $6 million.

In third, Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana's The Words brought in $5 million, putting it nearly neck-and-neck with The Expendables 2 (with $4.7 million) and The Bourne Legacy ($4 million).

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