MONKEY BUSINESS

'Apes' Tops Box Office

Rise of the Planet of the Apes dominated the box office again after debuting last week at the top, but The Help was the surprise, with a solid opening. Ape collected $27.5 million this weekend, raking in $104.9 million so far. The Help, based on the bestselling Kathryn Stockett novel, made $25.5 million over the weekend, and Final Destination 5 grossed $18.4 million to come in third.