the last exorcism ending Box Office: 'The Last Exorcism' takes 'Takers' FridayDespite its crazy ending, “The Last Exorcism” took the Friday box office title with an estimated $9.4 million in earnings.

The Hayden Christensen-Chris Brown vehicle “Takers” came in second with a $7.5 million opening day at the box office. “The Expendables,” which has won the box office title the last two weekends, finished third with $2.7 million, putting it over $75 million total.

Rounding out the top five was “Eat Pray Love” at $2.2 million and “The Other Guys” at $1.9 million. “Avatar” came back into theaters and took in just over $1.2 million, putting its domestic total at $751+ million.

Rounding out the top 10 were “Vampires Suck” ($1.7M), “Inception” ($1.4M), “The Switch” ($1.3M), “Nanny McPhee 2” ($1.3M) and “Avatar” at ($1.2M).

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TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."