Tron Legacy dominated the competition at the box office last weekend pulling in $44 mil with a healthy per screen average of around $13k. Stealing the #2 spot was mixed live action animation adaptation Yogi bear with $16 mil. How Do You Know a romcom is a bomb? When it comes in 8th with $7 mil on a $120 mil budget. This week's entries feature Rooster Cogburn (greatest name ever), small motherf'ers, big ol' Jack Black, and a Hollywood bad boy. Santa's comin', so make with the reading already.
The Coen Brothers remake of the western classic "True Grit" hits theaters tomorrow. If you haven't seen the previews or opened your eyes in the past week, "True Grit" stars Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, and this 14 year old prodigy Hailee Steinfeld. Bridges plays a tough U.S. Marshal who helps a stubborn young woman played by Steinfeld track down her father's murderer. They showed a clip from the movie on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night and she was unbelievably good. Anyway, you should go see it. Also, here are 8 other westerns that should be in your Netflix queue.