"42", the story of pioneering baseball player Jackie Robinson, hit a home run at theaters this weekend, debuting at No. 1 with $27 million.

"Scary Movie 5" finished a distant second with $15.1 million, and "The Croods" came in third with $13.2 million.

The top ten:

"42," $27.2 million
"Scary Movie 5," $15.1 million
"The Croods," $13.2 million
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation," $10.8 million"
"Evil Dead," $9.5 million
"Jurassic Park," $8.8 million
"Olympus Has Fallen," $7.2 million
"Oz the Great and Powerful," $4.9 million
"Tyler Perry's Temptation," $4.5 million
"Place Beyond the Pines," $4 million