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'The Devil Inside' Debuts on Top with $34.5 Million

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The Devil Inside possessed the top spot at the box office over the weekend.  The horror film earned an estimated $34.5 million in its first three days of release.  It was the only movie to open nationwide on Friday.

Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol, which was the number-one movie the previous two weekends, slipped to second place, with $20.5 million.  Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows rounded out the top three, with $14.1 million.

Here are the top 10 movies from Friday through Sunday, with estimated ticket sales:

1. The Devil Inside, $34.5 million.
2. Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol, $20.5 million.
3. Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, $14.1 million.
4. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, $11.3 million.
5. Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked, $9.5 million.
6. War Horse, $8.6 million.
7. We Bought a Zoo, $8.5 million.
8. The Adventures of Tintin, $6.6 million.
9. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, $5.8 million.
10. New Year's Eve, $3.3 million.

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Horror Film 'The Devil Inside' Opens Nationwide Friday

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Only one movie opens in wide release this Friday.

The horror film The Devil Inside focuses on a young woman named Isabella whose mother killed three people 20 years ago.  She visits the Italian hospital for the criminally insane where her mom is being held and, with the help of two exorcists, tries to determine whether her mom is possessed by the devil.

Fernanda Andrade, Suzan Crowley, Simon Quarterman, and Evan Helmuth star. The Devil Inside is rated R.

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