Liam Neeson’s ‘Honest Thief’ notches No. 1 at the box office

LOS ANGELES — Liam Neeson’s thriller”Honest Thief” stole the top spot in the box office at another silent weekend of moviegoing.

The Open Roads Films film earned $3.7 million in North America the weekend of its own U.S. debut. The movie, starring Neeson as a notorious bank robber who turns himself but has been double-crossed by two FBI representatives, opened in Canada a week.

The movie also functioned well in markets such as Miami, Chicago, San Diego, and Atlanta, as stated by the studio.

“Honest Thief” overtook”The War with Grandpa,” which maintained No. 1 final week. It’s garnered $7.3 million domestically in just a 10-day timespan.

Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” came in third with $1.6 million. The action-thriller starring John David Washington and Robert Pattinson has totaled $50.6 million from the U.S.