Blake Lively Beats Penn Badgley in Box Office Battle

Blake Lively proved to be the victor in the Battle of the Gossip Girl Lovebirds: Box Office Edition.

Blake’s film, The Town, ruled the box office this weekend, taking in $23,800,000. Meanwhile, Blake’s boyfriend Penn Badgley watched his film, Easy A, come in second at the box office with $18,200,000.

The two films were both geared at completely different audiences: The Town is a gritty Ben Affleck-directed crime thriller set in Boston while Easy A is a teen comedy starring Emma Stone.

The two films opened on the same weekend, sparking a friendly box office competition between the two lovers.

Watch the trailer of the box office victor, The Town below.

Do you think The Town should have beat Easy A? Which film will you go see? Share your thoughts in the comments below.