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  1. Adam Sandler Put Four Family Members in 'Pixels'

    5:00 am 7/30/2015

    The box-office flop, which featured the comedian-producer battling video game characters, featured his wife, two kids and a nephew.Read more

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  2. Adam Sandler: Netflix Defends Its Damaged Goods

    6:00 am 7/29/2015

    Despite Ted Sarandos calling Sandler an "enormous international movie star," recent box office says otherwise. Can the once critic-proof comedian reinvent himself on the small screen?Read more

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  3. Netflix Boss Defends Adam Sandler Deal: "He's an Enormous International Movie Star"

    9:24 am 7/28/2015

    Chief content officer Ted Sarandos expressed confidence in the actor's four-film deal and says he's encouraged by the international showing for 'Pixels.'Read more

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  4. Box Office Report: July 24 - 26th

    4:44 pm 7/26/2015

    Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Southpaw' overperformed its opening weekend, while 'Paper Towns' and 'Pixels' stalled.Read more

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  5. Box Office: 'Pixels' Continues Adam Sandler's Losing Streak in the U.S.

    1:05 pm 7/26/2015

    "Sandler would benefit from going back to basics and giving audiences what made them love him in the first place," says one box office analyst. Read more

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  6. 'Problem Child' Turns 25: Director on John Ritter Ad-Libs, Test Audience Walkouts

    1:00 pm 7/26/2015

    Dennis Dugan tells THR about Ritter and Amy Yasbeck meeting and falling in love on the film, explains why the first preview screening was a "disaster" and defends frequent collaborator Adam Sandler.Read more

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  7. Box Office: 'Pixels,' 'Paper Towns' Stall; 'Southpaw' Overperforms

    7:09 am 7/26/2015

    Opinion is divided as to whether Thursday night's fatal theater shooting in Louisiana during a screening of 'Trainwreck' hurt moviegoing over the weekend, specifically family friendly and younger-skewing titles. Read more

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  8. Critic's Notebook: 'Pixels’ Puts Final Nail in Adam Sandler's Creative Coffin

    3:57 pm 7/24/2015

    Currently hip comic performers like Amy Schumer, Louis C.K., Lena Dunham and Melissa McCarthy make Adam Sandler look dumb and dated in comparison — but he's been making this bed for himself for a long time. Read more

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  9. Box-Office Preview: 'Pixels,' 'Paper Towns' Prepare for Battle With 'Ant-Man,' 'Minions'

    12:22 pm 7/21/2015

    Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Southpaw' also debuts this weekend at the North American box office. Read more

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  10. 'Pixels': Hear Tracks From the Soundtrack Early (Exclusive)

    8:53 am 7/21/2015

    Find out why composer Henry Jackman and director Chris Columbus went with an orchestral symphonic score instead of using more 8-bit/midi elements for Pixels. Read more

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