Die Hard 5 Shows Surprising Life at the Weekend Box Office
Bruce Willis | Photo Credits: Giant Pictures
The Die Hard franchise refuses to die.
Last weekend's No. 1 film, Identity Thief, nabbed $23.4 million to take second place. Safe Haven, the latest tearjerker from Nicholas Sparks, debuted at No. 3 with $21.4 million. Escape From Planet Earth premiered to $16 million to rank fourth. Warm Bodies completed the top 5 with $9 million.
Rounding out the top 10: Silver Linings Playbook (No. 8, $6 million), which is also expected to cross the $100 million mark in the coming days, Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters (No. 9, $3.4 million) and Zero Dark Thirty (No. 10, $3 million).