- Associated Press - Monday, March 28, 2011

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The family flick “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules” earned the top spot at the weekend box office with a $23.8 million debut, topping the action tale “Sucker Punch,” which opened at No. 2 with $19.1 million.

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. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules,” Fox, $23,751,502, 3,167 locations, $7,500 average, $23,751,502, one week.

2. “Sucker Punch,” Warner Bros., $19,058,199, 3,033 locations, $6,284 average, $19,058,199, one week.

3. “Limitless,” Relativity Media, $15,055,249, 2,805 locations, $5,367 average, $41,111,231, two weeks.

4. “The Lincoln Lawyer,” Lionsgate, $10,750,365, 2,707 locations, $3,971 average, $28,717,548, two weeks.

5. “Rango,” Paramount, $9,772,822, 3,645 locations, $2,681 average, $106,335,987, four weeks.

6. “Paul,” Universal, $7,856,800, 2,806 locations, $2,800 average, $24,960,970, two weeks.

7. “Battle: Los Angeles,” Sony, $7,582,566, 3,118 locations, $2,432 average, $72,562,110, three weeks.

8. “Red Riding Hood,” Warner Bros., $4,311,312, 2,715 locations, $1,588 average, $32,424,769, three weeks.

9. “The Adjustment Bureau,” Universal, $4,290,795, 2,282 locations, $1,880 average, $54,916,865, four weeks.

10. “Mars Needs Moms!,” Disney, $2,258,428, 2,170 locations, $1,041 average, $19,224,641, three weeks.

11. “Beastly,” CBS Films, $2,167,645, 1,585 locations, $1,368 average, $25,296,218, four weeks.

12. “Hall Pass,” Warner Bros., $1,705,370, 1,204 locations, $1,416 average, $42,323,480, five weeks.

13. “The King’s Speech,” Weinstein Co., $1,557,618, 1,062 locations, $1,467 average, $134,851,229, 18 weeks.

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