Movies 'Expendables 2' Blows Away Its Competitors By ETonline Staff 4:41 PM PDT, August 19, 2012 Photo: Lionsgate The Bourne Legacy lost its top spot at the box office after just one week at number one. Video: Why 'Expendables' Cast Felt Pressure for Sequel The action flick was bested by Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sly Stallone's Expendables 2, which took in $28.8 million this weekend. Jeremy Renner's Bourne Legacy dropped to an estimated $17 million. Video: Jeremy Renner talks 'Bourne Legacy' ParaNorman debuted at third with $14 million. The kid-friendly 3D film inched ahead of the Will Ferrell and Zack Galifinakis comedy, The Campaign, which took in $13.4 million, and Whitney Houston's final film, Sparkle, at $12 million.