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Former Child Stars, LaBeouf and Cameron, Do Great at the Box Office

September 28, 2008

DreamWorks/Paramount’s thriller Eagle Eye starring Shia LaBeouf thrilled with a debut of $29.2 million from 3,510 theaters, reviving the fall box office and scoring the best opening since the heat of summer and the fourth best bow ever for September.

The biggest surprise of the sesh was the Christian-themed pic "Fireproof," which grossed an estimated $6.5 million from only 839 theaters and hit No. 4. Toplining Kirk Cameron - former "Growing Pains" star who now has his own evangelical ministry — "Fireproof" saw the strongest opening among recent faith-based films.  Read More