Serenity Opens At No. 2
Joss Whedon's SF adventure film Serenity, based on the short-lived Fox TV series Firefly, debuted in second place at the box office with a lukewarm $10.1 million in ticket sales for the weekend of Sept. 30, the Associated Press reported. It was overtaken by the Jodie Foster vehicle Flightplan, which earned $15 million in its second week of release.
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