The Croods top US box office chart

Friday, 29 March 2013 - 8:45


Cavemen comedy The Croods clubbed its rivals over the weekend to claim top spot at the North American box office.

The Dreamworks animated feature made 44.7 million dollars in its first weekend in US and Canadian cinemas.

Action thriller Olympus Has Fallen also opened strongly in second place with a first weekend tally of 30.5 million dollars.

Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman star in the film, in which North Korean terrorists invade the White House.