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'The Lego Movie' is No. 1 at U.S. box office; 'About Last Night' is No. 2

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For the second weekend in a row, Warner Bros. Pictures' "The Lego Movie" was No. 1 at the U.S. and Canadian box office for the weekend ending Feb. 16, 2014. According to a Box Office Mojo report published on Feb. 16, "The Lego Movie" had $48.8 million in ticket sales for the weekend ending Feb. 16, 2014. Chris Pratt and Elizabeth Banks lead the voice cast of "The Lego Movie" which is an animated film based on Lego toys.

Four movies opened in wide release in the U.S. and Canada that week. Here are their rankings and weekend box-office totals:

Screen Gems' romantic comedy "About Last Night" (a remake of the 1986 film of the same name) opened on Feb. 14, 2014, and debuted at No. 2, with $27 million. The "About Last Night" remake stars Kevin Hart, Regina Hall, Michael Ealy and Joy Bryant.

Columbia Pictures' sci-fi thriller "RoboCop" (a remake of the 1987 film of the same name) opened on Feb. 12, 2014, and debuted at No. 3, with $21.5 million. The "RoboCop" remake stars Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton and Abbie Cornish.

Universal Pictures' romantic drama "Endless Love" (a remake of the 1980 movie of the same name) opened on Feb. 14, 2014, and debuted at No. 4, with $13.4 million. The "Endless Love" remake stars Alex Pettyfer, Gabriella Wilde and Bruce Greenwood.

Warner Bros. Pictures' romantic fantasy film "Winter's Tale" opened on Feb. 14, 2014, and debuted at No. 7, with $7.8 million.

According to Box Office Mojo, here are the Top 5 movies in the U.S. and Canada for the weekend ending Feb. 16, 2014:

1. "The Lego Movie" — $48.8 million

2. "About Last Night" — $27 million

3. "RoboCop" — $21.5 million

4. "The Monuments Men" — $15 million

5. "Endless Love" — $13.4 million

And here are the opening-weekend box-office numbers for the movies that opened in limited release on Feb. 14, 2014:

  • "Beijing Love Story" — $128,000 from nine theaters

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