- Associated Press - Monday, October 18, 2010

LOS ANGELES (AP) - “Jackass 3D” led the weekend box office with a $50 million debut, the biggest opening yet for the comedy franchise built on crazy stunts and antics.

The top 20 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through Sunday, followed by distribution studio, gross, number of theater locations, average receipts per location, total gross and number of weeks in release, as compiled Monday by Hollywood.com are:

1. “Jackass 3D,” Paramount, $50,353,641, 3,081 locations, $16,343 average, $50,353,641, one week.

2. “Red,” Summit, $21,761,408, 3,255 locations, $6,686 average, $21,761,408, one week.

3. “The Social Network,” Sony , $10,317,395, 2,868 locations, $3,597 average, $62,436,364, three weeks.

4. “Secretariat,” Disney, $9,318,886, 3,072 locations, $3,033 average, $27,332,941, two weeks.

5. “Life As We Know It,” Warner Bros., $8,955,409, 3,150 locations, $2,843 average, $28,620,147, two weeks.

6. “Legend of the Guardians: the Owls of Ga’hoole,” Warner Bros., $4,228,236, 2,502 locations, $1,690 average, $45,994,776, four weeks.

7. “The Town,” Warner Bros., $3,977,006, 2,368 locations, $1,679 average, $80,510,629, five weeks.

8. “My Soul to Take (3-D),” Universal, $3,170,310, 2,529 locations, $1,254 average, $11,915,595, two weeks.

9. “Easy A,” Sony/Screen Gems, $2,633,456, 2,314 locations, $1,138 average, $52,317,481, five weeks.

10. “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,” Fox, $2,363,166, 2,045 locations, $1,156 average, $47,894,896, four weeks.

11. “It’s Kind of a Funny Story,” Focus, $1,223,455, 757 locations, $1,616 average, $4,005,161, two weeks.

12. “You Again,” Disney, $1,215,987, 1,588 locations, $766 average, $22,982,000, four weeks.

13. “Case 39,” Paramount, $1,206,817, 1,406 locations, $858 average, $11,924,115, three weeks.

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