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03/16/2013 12:41 pm ET

Weekend Box Office: 'The Incredible Burt Wonderstone' Opens Small, 'Oz' Leads The Weekend

After a strong opening at the box office last week, "Oz: The Great and Powerful" leads the weekend, taking the number one spot Friday. Starring James Franco, Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, and Rachel Weisz, "Oz," made $11.4 million across 3,912 theaters, bringing its total domestic gross to $114.2 million since its March 8 release.

Halle Berry's thriller, "The Call," took the number two spot on Friday. Also starring Abigail Breslin, "The Call" opened Friday to $6.2 million across 2,507 theaters. The film, which had a production budget of $13 million, is on pace for a $16 million to $17 million weekend, THR reports.

Also opening this weekend is "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone," starring Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi, Olivia Wilde, and Alan Arkin. The comedy, which had a production budget of $30 million, made $3.7 million across 3,160 theaters on Friday. THR puts "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" on pace for a disappointing $11 million opening.

Rounding out the top five for Friday was "Jack the Giant Slayer" and "Identity Thief," taking the number four and five spots, respectively. "Jack" brought in $1.75 million across 3,357 theaters on Friday. "Jack the Giant Slayer," which received a B+ CinemaScore from moviegoers, has made $49 million since its March 1 release. Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman's "Identity Thief" made $1.4 million on Friday at 2,842 theaters. The comedy has reached a total domestic gross of $120.6 million.

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