Recession time brings out the big crowds to the box office!
The numbers are in, and this Christmas marks one of the highest grossing Christmas weekends at the movies of all time!
A reported $91 million was earned at the box office on Christmas day, up over $15 mil from 2008's earnings of $75 million on the 25th!
Guy Ritchie's Sherlock Holmes, starring Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law, brought in an impressive $24.8 million on Friday, beating out the numbers for Avatar, which only earned $23.5 million Christmas day.
Sorry James Cameron!
Rounding out the top 3, Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Squeakquel managed to earn $14.5 million on Friday, with an expected total of $43 mil by the holiday weekend's close!
Which holiday movie did U go see???