2 September 2013 8:36 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

"Lee Daniels' The Butler" rallied to overtake the concert film "One Direction: This Is Us" to win the Labor Day weekend box office race and become the first movie this year to finish No. 1 three consecutive weeks. The Weinstein Company estimated the civil rights saga, starring Oprah Winfrey and Forest Whitaker, will bring in a little more than $20 million over the four-day holiday weekend. That was just enough to beat out Sony's boy band music documentary, which finished with $18 million after leading the pack through the first three »

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