Animated `Megamind' holds on to No. 1

Will Ferrell’s dastardly schemes continue to succeed, with the animated Megamind staying at the top of the box office.

The DreamWorks Animation family comedy made just over $30 million in its second week in theaters, according to Sunday studio estimates. It’s now made nearly $90 million.

Opening in second place was the 20th Century Fox action thriller Unstoppable, starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pine as railroad workers trying to stop a runaway train.

Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday:

1. Megamind, $30 million.

2. Unstoppable, $23.5 million.

3. Due Date, $15.5 million.

4. Skyline, 11.7 million.

5. Morning Glory, $9.6 million.

6. For Colored Girls, $6.75 million.

7. Red, $5.1 million.

8. Paranormal Activity 2, $3 million.

9. Saw 3-D, $2.75 million.

10. Jackass 3-D, $2.3 million.

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