"The Butler" Sweeps in $25 Million
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Winning the weekend box office battle with $25 million in ticket sales, Lee Daniels' civil rights drama - "The Butler" - starring Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey. Whitaker plays a White House butler opposite the talk show host Oprah Winfrey - who - in her return to the big screen - plays his chain-smoking, hard-drinking wife Gloria. And Jennifer Aniston's latest hit, "We're the Millers" brought in $17.8 million in ticket sales in its second week in release.

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STORY: Winning the weekend box office battle with $25 million in ticket sales, Lee Daniels' civil rights drama - "The Butler" - starring Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey. Whitaker plays a White House butler opposite the talk show host Oprah Winfrey - who - in her return to the big screen - plays his chain-smoking, hard-drinking wife Gloria. And Jennifer Aniston's latest hit, "We're the Millers" brought in $17.8 million in ticket sales in its second week in release. Also in its second week, "Elysium," a sci-fi flick set in 2154, starring Matt Damon - made $13.6 million. Damon recently made a trip to South Korea to promote the film. And coming in fourth place, "Kick-Ass 2," a comedy sequel about teenage crime fighters. Its ticket sales reached $17.8 million after three days at the box office - according to the latest studio estimates.