9 September 2012 9:48 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

In the worst box office weekend of the year, Lionsgate's exorcism thriller "Possession" repeated as the No 1 movie taking in just $9.5 million.  The No. 2 film, 'Lawless," in its second week, finished well behind with $6 million, and newcomer "The Words" was third at $5 million. The week's only other wide opener, Summit Entertainment's "The Cold Light of Day," managed just $1.8 million. Here's how bad it was. If the numbers stand, it will be the first weekend since 2008 in which no film cracked the $10 million mark. Blame »


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