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  1. 'Project X' Most Pirated Film of 2012

    10:45 am 12/28/2012

    The list contains some expected titles ("The Avengers," "The Dark Knight Rises") but it's what topped them all that surprises.Read more

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  2. 'Hunger Games', 'Lorax' Fend Off New Releases on Home Entertainment Charts

    4:55 pm 8/29/2012

    Sacha Baron Cohen's "The Dictator" debuted at No. 3 despite a robust $59.7 million theatrical gross.Read more

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  3. New on Blu: 'The Dictator,' 'Chimpanzee' and 'Good Will Hunting'

    12:39 pm 8/21/2012

    50 Cent co-stars with Robert De Niro in "Freelancers" and Cuba Gooding Jr. squares off against Dolph Lundgren in "One in the Chamber," also due out this week.Read more

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  4. Analysts Expect Slower TV Ad Growth in Latest Hollywood Conglomerate Earnings Reports


    10:22 am 7/27/2012

    Wall Street also predict mixed film results for the second quarter and more clarity on whether sector stocks have more upside.
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  5. Midyear Awards Report: Paramount/DreamWorks Animation (Analysis)

    8:21 am 7/27/2012

    Paramount will push "Flight," an across-the-board contender, and -- in partnership with DreamWorks Animation -- "Madagascar 3" and "Rise of the Guardians."Read more

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  6. Foreign Box Office: 'Avengers' Hits $726 Million Overseas, Tops 'Dark Shadows,' 'Dictator'

    12:14 pm 5/20/2012

    "Dark Shadows" narrowly places second while "The Dictator" commands No. 3, opening in 29 international markets.Read more

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  7. Box Office Report: 'Battleship' Capsizes With $25.3 Mil Launch, Universal Faces Big Loss

    8:13 am 5/20/2012

    "Avengers" becomes the No. 4 pic of all time with a staggering $1.18 billion; "The Dictator," too racy for flyover states, posts five-day debut of $24.5 million but overperforms internationally with $30.3 million for global opening of $54.8 million.Read more

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  8. 'The Dictator': What the Critics Are Saying

    9:55 pm 5/19/2012

    THR’s Todd McCarthy wrote while the film “will prove too extreme for a portion of the mainstream public, Baron Cohen's fans should generally welcome it to good box-office returns.”Read more

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  9. Box Office Report: 'Battleship' Torpedoed With $9.1 Million Friday

    8:46 am 5/19/2012

    The big-budget tentpole is headed for a dismal $25.1 million opening in North America, even lower than Disney's flop "John Carter"; Sacha Baron Cohen's "Dictator" easily pulls ahead of "What to Expect When You're Expecting."Read more

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