Weekend Box Office: `Insidious’ Opens on Top

Sony’s “Insidious: The Red Door” opened with a haul of $32.65 million this weekend to lead all movies in North America, according to industry estimates released Sunday.

The fifth entry in the horror franchise created by producer James Wan beat out Lucasfilm’s “Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny,” which fell sharply from its $60 million opening gross last weekend to finish in second place with $26.5 million Friday through Sunday, Comscore reported.

The anti-pedophilia drama “Sound of Freedom” ranked third, opening with $18.2 million in theaters in the United States and Canada.

Pixar’s “Elemental” was fourth with $9.6 million in its fourth week, followed by “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” with $8 million in its sixth week of release.

Rounding out the top 10 domestic releases, were “Joy Ride” ($5.8 million), “No Hard Feelings” ($5.2 million), “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts” ($5 million), “The Little Mermaid” ($3.5 million) and “Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken” ($2.8 million).