Transformers Sequel Stuns Box Office
Michael Bay robot-romp could be biggest movie of 2009
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 28, 2009 3:38 PM CDT

(Newser) – Michael Bay’s Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen nearly toppled the 5-day opening record by earning $201.2 million since Wednesday, Entertainment Weekly reports. The Dark Knight remains unbeaten at $203.8 million, but Transformers still crushed the weekend competition with a $112 million gross. Filling out the top five were The Proposal ($18.5 million), The Hangover ($17.2 million), Up ($13 million), and My Sister's Keeper ($12 million).