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  1. Trailer Released for Ben Affleck Thriller 'The Accountant'

    5:44 am 5/13/2016

    The film is set for an Oct. 14 release. Read more

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  2. Box Office: The Verdict for 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice'

    6:30 am 5/2/2016

    The tentpole is almost at the end of its run at the worldwide box office, where it's the No. 7 superhero movie of all time to date, not accounting for inflation; in North America, though, it won't catch up with 'Deadpool.'Read more

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  3. CinemaCon: Warner Bros. Chief Says Ben Affleck's Stand-Alone Batman Movie Is a Go

    4:09 pm 4/12/2016

    Kevin Tsujihara appeared Tuesday at the annual gathering of theater owners to tout the studio's upcoming slate, including the stand-alone, which Affleck will star in and direct. Read more

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  4. Box Office: Inside 'Batman v. Superman's' Historic Drop-off

    10:55 am 4/3/2016

    Zack Snyder's tentpole tumbled 69 percent in its second weekend, tying with 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine' for the second steepest drop in history for a marquee superhero title — only 2003's 'Hulk' did worse. Read more

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  5. Box Office: 'Batman v. Superman' Plunges 69 Percent in Second Weekend to $51.3M

    4:27 pm 4/1/2016

    Dismal reviews and a mediocre B CinemaScore are catching up with Zack Snyder's tentpole even as it amasses sizable grosses at the global box office, hitting $682.9 million through Sunday and already surpassing the lifetime gross of 'Man of Steel.'Read more

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  6. Ben Affleck Has Written His Own Batman Script

    11:39 am 3/30/2016

    "There's a script that he's written that is a really cool [Batman] idea," says William Morris Endeavor's Patrick Whitesell.Read more

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  7. Time Warner Stock Rises as Analysts Weigh 'Batman v Superman' Release

    6:34 am 3/28/2016

    After a $170.1 million U.S. debut, investors eye a DC superhero universe sparking a 2016 turnaround for Warner Bros. after 2015 flops. Read more

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  8. Box Office: 5 Reasons 'Batman v. Superman' Defied Dismal Reviews to Land Record Opening

    1:38 pm 3/27/2016

    "Putting these two iconic characters in a celebrity death match of sorts was a truly irresistible and compelling concept," says one box-office analyst, while another predicts the "aftermath might be rotten eggs."Read more

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  9. Box Office: 'Batman v. Superman' Launches DC Superhero Universe With Record $166.1M U.S. Debut

    7:16 pm 3/26/2016

    Overseas, the tentpole opens to a massive $254 million for a global haul of $424.1 million, the biggest superhero debut of all time; elsewhere, 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2' overperforms with $18.1 million over Easter weekend thanks to women. Read more

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