Girls Kick Ass!
The women of Watchmen proved their mettle as the film that appealed to fanboys and fangirls equally blew up the box office with the largest opening weekend of 2009.
Watchmen opened to an astonishing $55.7 million and Zach Snyder's previous effort, 300, was thought to be filmmaker's goal. 300 opened to $70.9 million during its March 2007 opening weekend.
The box office top 101. Watchmen, $55.7*
2. Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail, $8.8
3. Taken, $7.5
4. Slumdog Millionaire, $6.9
5. Paul Blart: Mall Cop, $4.1
6. He's Just Not That Into You, $4
7. Coraline, $3.3
8. Confessions of a Shopaholic, $3.1
9. Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience, $2.8
10. Fired Up, $2.6
* figures in millions
In honor of Watchmen's number-one box office run, SheKnows has a special features from the filmmakers behind the box office smash.
Girls kick ass
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