Making for a big weekend of movie money-making, "Prometheus" stormed out to the early lead at the box office to begin the weekend on June 8-10, 2012.
The Ridley Scott directed film starring Charlize Theron and Michael Fassbender conjured up a solid $21.4 million opening day while simmering down with a $16.4 million Saturday to make for second place worthy total first weekend of $49.5 million.
Knocking the box office giant off of its top spot perch, "Men In Black III" grabbed the number one position to begin the Memorial Day holiday weekend of May 25-28, 2012.
The Will Smith/Tommy Lee Jones starring sequel to the popular Sci-Fi franchise nabbed $18 million on opening day and another $19.6 million on Saturday while estimated to pull in $70 million over the four day weekend.
Immersing themselves in the high-speed sporting event, Will Smith and Nicole Scherzinger were side-by-side at the Monte Carlo Grand Prix in Monte-Carlo, Monaco on Saturday afternoon (May 26).
The "Men In Black III" co-stars roamed the race course grounds while ending up spending the majority of their time at the Formula One Mc Laren Mercedes stand - as Nicole's boyfriend Lewis Hamilton races for the team.