'Taken 2' Tops The Weekend Box Office Again

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Liam Neeson's Taken 2 kicked box office butt, securing itself as the number one film in America for the second week in a row.

The action thriller took in a hefty $22 million, slightly ahead of Ben Affleck's highly anticipated political thriller Argo ($20 million) and scary movie Sinister ($18 million), which trailed behind at second and third place, respectively.

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Adam Sandler and Selena Gomez's animated flick Hotel Transylvania dropped to forth with $17 million in its third week, followed by Kevin James' new comedy Here Comes the Boom at $12 million.