Underworld Awakening takes the top spot at the box office

Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: January 22, 2012

Here’s our box office report for the weekend of January 20th, 2012 – featuring the performance of new releases ‘Underworld Awakening’, 'Red Tails' and ‘Haywire’ as well as returning films like ‘Contraband’ and 'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo'.

Contraband starring Mark Wahlberg (Review)

'Contraband' Review

If you enjoy seeing modern action stars like Wahlberg or Jason Statham in pulpy B-movie flicks, then Contraband will be a suitable distraction.

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The official trailer for 'Contraband' makes the film look less like a neo-noir thriller and more an action-packed heist flick along the lines of the 'Italian Job' remake.