"The Help"  finished Labor Day weekend as the top grossing film for the third week in a row.

"The Debt", starring Helen Mirren, debuted in second place with a $12.6 million finish. "Apollo 18" came in third in its first week, taking in $10.7 million, while another debut, "Shark Night 3D", tied for fourth with "Rise of the Planet of the Apes", both earning $10.3 million.

Here's how the top ten stacked up this weekend:

 "The Help" ($19.0m)
"The Debt" ($12.6m)
"Apollo 18" ($10.7m)
"Rise of the Planet of the Apes" ($10.3m)
"Shark Night 3D" ($10.3m)
"Colombiana" ($9.4m)
"Our Idiot Brother" ($7.0m)
"Spy Kids: All the Time in the World" ($6.6m)
"Don't Be Afraid of the Dark" ($6.1m)
"The Smurfs" ($5.6m)