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'Rango' corrals top spot with $38M

The animated Wild West film 'Rango' lassoed the top spot at the box office with $38 million.

March 6, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Movie goers are going wild over the debut of the animated Wild West film, "Rango."

The movie finished No. 1 at the box office this weekend with $38 million.

It features Johnny Depp as the voice of the chameleon sheriff, Rango.

This is the first animated film from Industrial Light & Magic, which is the special effects studio founded by George Lucas.

"The Adjustment Bureau," starring Matt Damon, finished second with just under $21 million.

In third, was "Beastly," taking in $10.1 million.

Rounding out the top five are the raunchy comedy "Hall Pass" and the animated film "Gnomeo and Juliet."

The top 10 movies were: The movie finished No. 1 at the box office this weekend with $38 million.

1. "Rango," $38 million.

2. "The Adjustment Bureau," $20.9 million.

3. "Beastly," $10.1 million

4. "Hall Pass," $9 million.

5. "Gnomeo and Juliet," $6.9 million.

6. "Unknown," $6.6 million.

7. "The King's Speech," $6.5 million.

8. "Just Go With It," $6.5 million.

9. "I Am Number Four," $5.7 million.

10. "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never," $4.3 million.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.