(NewsCore) – HOLLYWOOD — “Unknown” topped the weekend box office, with the Warner Bros. thriller earning $21.7 million according to Hollwood.com.
The film stars Liam Neeson as a man who awakes from a coma to find that his wife does not recognize him and another man has assumed his identity.
The teen sci-fi drama “I Am Number Four” (Touchstone Pictures), which was expected to top the box office, took the second slot with $19.5 million.
Animated movie “Gnomeo and Juliet” (Buena Vista) placed third with $19.4 million.
Adam Sandler’s romantic comedy “Just Go With It” (Sony/Columbia), which co-stars Jennifer Aniston and Bailee Madison, placed fourth with $18.2 million. And comedy sequel “Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son” (20th Century Fox) came in fifth with $17 million.