Despicable Me. Steve Carrell

Steve Carell Is Despicable Atop U.S. Box Office Chart

Steve Carell is a hit in 3-D — the comedian’s animated family movie Despicable Me has come alive at the top of the U.S. box office with opening we ekend takings of $60.1 million.
The film, about a villain who plans to steal the moon, also features th e voices of Jason Segel, Russell Brand and Dame Julie Andrews and is Universal Pictures’ first 3-D animation.
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse continues to take a bite out of the box offi ce – the latest installment in the vampire franchise is in second place with $33.35 million, while Robert Rodriguez’s Predato rs debuts at three with $25.3 million.
Toy Story 3 and The Last Airbender round out the new top five.