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“Twilight: New Moon” Sucks The Life Out Of The Box Office

Overcoming universally bad reviews, “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” opened even bigger than projected with an estimated $140.7 million in domestic grosses. That represented the third-best bow ever, after 2008’s “The Dark Knight” ($158.4 million) and 2007’s “Spider-Man 3” ($151.1 million). The twelve estimated top producing motion pictures for the …

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‘2012’ Explodes At Box Office

Moviegoers lined up for the end-of-the-world epic “2012,” which topped the weekend boxoffice with a heaping $65 million in opening domestic coin. Directed by Roland Emmerich (“Independence Day”), the effects-filled actioner cost $200 million to produce. But with a $225 million worldwide haul from simultaneous openings in 105 foreign territories, …

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Jackson Outscares “Paranormal Activity” At Haloween Box Offices

Movie goers looking for Haloween scares at the box office chose the Michael Jackson documentary “This Is It.” over incumbent “Paranormal Activity.” The documentary, however, failed to meet $40 million expectations, topping the weekend at $21.3 million. The twelve estimated top producing motion pictures for the weekend, per data collected …

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