Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol Retains Crown As Top Grossing Film

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Retains Crown As Top Grossing Film Hollywood veteran actor Tom Cruise ended 2011 with a bang. The latest movie of Cruise Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol successfully retained its crown as the top grossing film in North America for the second straight weeks. Based on the latest data gathered by film experts, Cruise Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol earned $31.3 million the past week to take the lead in the weekend box office race in North America.

According to reports, the movie has now earned a whopping $134.1 million in North America since it was released two weeks ago. The second spot in the tight weekend box office race is “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows,” which earned $22.1 million last week. “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” is an action movie which stars Hollywood superstar Robert Downey Jr. and actor Jude Law.

Here is the complete list of the top earning films in North America last week:

1. “Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol,” $31.3 million.
2. “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows,” $22.1 million.
3. “Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked,” $18.3 million.
4. “War Horse,” $16.9 million.
5. “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” $16.3 million.
6. “We Bought a Zoo,” $14.3 million.
7. “The Adventures of Tintin,” $12 million.
8. “New Year’s Eve,” $6.7 million.
9. “The Darkest Hour,” $4.3 million.
10. “The Descendants,” $3.7 million.