'Apes' win again with $27.5M; 'Help' does $25.5M

In this image released by Twentieth Century Fox, Caesar the chimp, a CG animal portrayed by Andy Serkis, and James Franco are shown in a scene from "Rise of the Planet of the Apes ." Studio estimates Sunday pegged "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" at $27.5 million, good enough for its second-straight No. 1 finish. The 20th Century Fox release raised its 10-day domestic total to $104.9 million(AP Photo/Twentieth Century Fox)

August 14, 2011 5:41:44 PM PDT
Rebellious apes have held off Southern maids for a narrow win at the weekend box office.