1. Gravity - $31 million
2. Captain Phillips - $17.3 million
3. Carrie - $17 million
4. Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 - $10.1 million
5. Escape Plan - $9.8 million

What goes up must come down, but not this week. For a third straight weekend, Gravityleads the box office. The Sandra Bullock-George Clooney space thriller earned $31 million, taking its total to .

Captain Phillips, starring Tom Hanks, remained in second with $17.3 million.

The Carrie remake opened in third with $17 million.

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 dropped from third to fourth with $10.1 million.

And the Sylvester Stallone-Arnold Schwarzenegger action flick Escape Plan debuted in $9.8 million for fifth.