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“Little Fockers” is the first number one movie of the new year, though its box office tally might not exactly be cause for celebration. The Ben Stiller-Robert De Niro comedy narrowly managed to retain its lead at the slow holiday box office, pulling in 26-point-three-million in ticket sales in its second weekend out in theaters. The Coen brothers’ remake of “True Grit” came in second with 24-point-five-million, and “Tron: Legacy” retained the third slot with 18-point-three-million. The movies, all either sequels or remakes, were unchanged in rank from last weekend. “Yogi Bear” rose to fourth place with 13-million, while “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader,” slipped to number five with ten-point-five-million-dollars in box office receipts.

The movie box office was plagued by slow ticket sales last year. According to box office analysts at, tickets sold in 2010, dropped about five-point-four percent from 2009, marking the biggest percentage drop since 2005 when attendance plummeted eight-point-one percent.

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