The Golden Compass debuted at the top of the weekend box office, earning $26.1 million (all figures US) and pushing two-time box office champ, Enchanted, to second with $10. 7 million for a three-week total of $83.9 million. This Christmas moved down a spot to third, grossing $5 million. Last weekend’s number three film, Beowulf, moved to fifth place with $4.4 million. Fred Claus bounced back into the top five, settling at No. 4 with $4.4 million.