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Bloody Epic '300' Tops US Box Office Sales

Here come the Spartans: the bloody epic 300 easily conquered U.S. box offices, grossing more than $70 million in its opening weekend.

Attendance outdid the other Top 10 U.S. movies combined.

It's on track to becoming the best March opening in U.S. film history, topping the $68 million tally enjoyed last year by Ice Age:The Meltdown.

Filled with surrealistic scenes, 300 highlights the battle of Thermopylae, in which a small force of Spartan warriors fought off a much larger Persian army in 480 B.C.