As with pretty much everywhere else it was released thisweek, the third go round for Harry Potterand his band of wizards landed at the top of the box office with a staggering2.5 million admissions.
The Day After Tomorrowdropped to the second spot falling off a precipitous 55%, Troy followed suit by losing 56% of its take from last week aswell.
Melodramatic juggernaut LesChoristes fell to its lowest position so far landing in number five justahead of new entry You Got Servedfrom CTSI which sold 132,502 tickets on 126 screens.
Other new films included comedy Madame Edouard which underperformed for only $1,446 per screendespite a strong ad campaign. Cannes title La10eme Chambre entered the chart at number 13 while Havana Nights, or as its known in France Dirty Dancing 2, earned $61,289 in its first week to land at number20.