Box Office Obsessed With Beyoncé

By Drew Nelles,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 26, 2009 3:32 PM CDT

(Newser) – Beyoncé Knowles’ Obsessed clobbered rivals in this weekend’s box office prizefight, banking $28.5 million, Entertainment Weekly reports. 17 Again stayed pretty with $11.7 million, while Fighting ($11.4 million) demolished The Soloist ($9.7 million) in the battle for third. Disney’s Earth orbited into fifth with $8.5 million, the second-highest debut ever for a documentary.