Ben Affleck's bank heist drama "The Town" managed to steal the No. 1 spot at the weekend box office, nabbing $23.8 million for Warner Bros.
Also opening wide on the weekend was second place winner "Easy A," Columbia Pictures' teen comedy starring Emma Stone, which made $18.2 million.
Universal's "Devil" came in third with a $12.6 million weekend take.
The zombie scifi thriller "Resident Evil: Afterlife" is still alive at the box office but this week drops to No. 4 with $10.1 million.
Lionsgate's animated romantic adventure "Alpha and Omega" rounds out the weekend's top 5, opening with $9.2 million.
Ben Affleck's back in the top spot with his second directorial effort The Town, a Boston-set crime drama..
I commissioned The Pendant (trailer) director Jason Mayer to share his thoughts on The Town--His review will post soon...
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