'Exorcism' has slim box-office lead over 'Takers'

In this publicity image released by Lionsgate, clockwise from left, Patrick Fabian, Louis Herthum, Caleb Landry Jones and Ashley Bell are shown in a scene from, "The Last Exorcism." (AP Photo/Lionsgate, Patti Perret)

August 29, 2010 12:42:16 PM PDT
The fright flick "The Last Exorcism" and the heist thriller "Takers" were in a photo finish for the top spot at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.