Box Office Report: Dark Knight Pulls Ahead of Total Recall

The Dark Knight Rises managed to beat out the Total Recall remake in domestic box office sales this weekend, earning a modest $36.4 mil to Recall’s $26 mil.

Christopher Nolan’s conclusion to the Dark Knight Trilogy officially released three weeks ago, while Total Recall released on Friday in the US. Sony is counting on success overseas to help remedy the film’s lackluster sales Stateside, especially considering the  film’s $125 million-dollar cost.

Total Recall is a remake of the Arnold Schwartzenegger film of the same name from 1990. It has been met with lukewarm reviews and some reluctance from fans of the original. See below for the official trailer.

(Source: Variety)