'Hotel Transylvania' checks in with $43M debut


Sony's wins its double-down bet as "Hotel Transylvania" and TriStar's "Looper," No. 2 with $21.2 million, revive struggling box office.

That is the premise of animated comedy "Hotel Transylvania" (Columbia) — an enjoyable, if slightly rude, pro-family romp in which the infamous Count Dracula (voiced by Adam Sandler) has established a "monsters only" resort to provide a safe haven for

Hotel Transylvania not only topped the box office this weekend, but broke records for the month of September!

Hotel Transylvania not only topped the box office this weekend, but broke records for the month of September!

A lot of people turned out for Hotel Transylvania this weekend. The movie set a September record.