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"Lone Survivor" outlasts all others at box office

Sunday, January 12, 2014 - 01:09

Jan. 12 - ''Lone Survivor,'' the true story of a failed U.S. Navy SEALS mission to capture or kill a Taliban leader in Afghanistan, reaches the top spot at the box office this week. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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EDITORS PLEASE NOTE, RE-SENDING WITH UPDATED VIDEO This week at the box office, "Lone Survivor" comes out on top. Mark Wahlberg stars as Marcus Luttrell, the only one of four U.S. Navy SEALS to return from a mission to capture or kill a Taliban leader in Afghanistan. The film collected $38.5 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales, with Walt Disney's "Frozen" sliding to the second place spot. It's estimated the cool, animated fairy tale brought in $15.1 million this week. A story of financial greed clinches the third spot. Leonardo DiCaprio stars as a swindling stockbroker in "Wolf of Wall Street," which brought in $9 million in box office sales.

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"Lone Survivor" outlasts all others at box office

Sunday, January 12, 2014 - 01:09