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  1. China Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Is No. 1 Film of All Time

    8:54 pm PDT 07/07/2014
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    UPDATED: The heavy use of Chinese elements in the movie did much to win over fans in the world's second-biggest film market. READ MORE

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  2. Summer Box Office: Analyst Cuts Financial Expectations for Exhibitors

    5:51 am PDT 07/07/2014
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    The third-quarter box office is "starting off in a deep hole," says one Wall Street observer, but another says the focus of investors in cinema chain stocks "has already shifted to a stronger 2015 film slate." READ MORE

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  3. Box Office: What's Behind Summer's Free Fall at the Multiplex (Analysis)

    8:42 pm PDT 07/06/2014
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    The Fourth of July saw historic lows, while revenue for the summer is down nearly 20 percent to date in North America. READ MORE

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  4. Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Stays Atop Global Top 10 Chart

    1:43 pm PDT 07/06/2014
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    "The Fault in Our Stars" and "22 Jump Street" both cross the $200 million mark worldwide, while "Maleficent" opens huge in Japan, unseating fellow Disney title "Frozen." READ MORE

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  5. Box Office Milestone: 'Transformers 4' Crosses $200M in China, Set to Pass 'Avatar'

    10:09 am PDT 07/06/2014
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    Michael Bay's tentpole, grossing $575.6 million globally in its first 12 days, will become the No. 1 film of all time in China sometime this week. READ MORE

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  6. Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Tops Long Holiday With $53.8M; 'Tammy' No. 2 With $32.9M

    8:42 am PDT 07/05/2014
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    UPDATED: Melissa McCarthy's latest comedy opened lower than her recent movies; new films "Earth to Echo" and "Deliver Us From Evil" also struggle, while Dinesh D'Souza's "America" soared more than 60 percent on July Fourth itself. READ MORE

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  7. Box Office: New Holiday Films Fail to Set Off Fireworks at Multiplex

    8:20 am PDT 07/04/2014
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    UPDATED: Melissa McCarthy's latest comedy "Tammy" fell 11 percent on Thursday to $5.5 million; other new entries "Deliver Us From Evil" and "Earth to Echo" all but tied with $2.6 million. READ MORE

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  8. Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Beats Melissa McCarthy's New Comedy 'Tammy' on Wednesday

    8:07 am PDT 07/03/2014
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    The popular actress' latest film earned a dismal C+ CinemaScore; elsewhere, "Deliver Us from Evil" and "Earth to Echo" placed No. 3 and No. 4 as the long Fourth of July holiday got underway. READ MORE

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  9. Another Chinese Company Mulling Lawsuit Over 'Transformers 4' Product Placement (Report)

    3:08 am PDT 07/03/2014
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    A tourism marketing company says it paid $1.6 million for a historic site in Wulong to appear in the film but didn't get the promised exposure. READ MORE

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  10. 'Transformers 4' Marks New Era in Chinese, Hollywood Marketing Collaboration

    8:02 pm PDT 07/02/2014
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    Michael Bay's cyborg tentpole did $134.5 million in its first five days in China, overtaking its North American box office. READ MORE

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  11. Box Office: 'Captain America 2' On Top in Hong Kong for First Half of 2014

    12:32 pm PDT 07/02/2014
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    "Captain America 2" raked in $7.3 million during its run from April 3 to May 30 as box-office revenue was up nearly 12 percent from the first six months of 2013. READ MORE

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  12. Box-Office Preview: Melissa McCarthy's 'Tammy' Battles 'Transformers 4'

    12:30 pm PDT 07/01/2014
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    UPDATED: The comedy hopes to continue McCarthy's winning streak despite dismal reviews, while "Transformers: Age of Extinction" is tipped to stay at No. 1; Dinesh D'Souza's "America" goes after conservatives. READ MORE

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  13. 'Transformers 4' Sound Editors on Their 'Star Wars' Homage and Using an 'Emotional Cow'

    11:59 am PDT 07/01/2014
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    Franchise vets Erik Aadahl and Ethan Van der Ryn talk about creating the sound of this installment's robots, including the Dinobots. READ MORE

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  14. Chinese Audiences Bemused by 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Product Placement

    8:51 am PDT 07/01/2014
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    In a full theater on a working Monday afternoon, a Beijing audience smiled at the proliferation of familiar products in the movie, but some were confused about people drinking Chinese energy drinks in Texas. READ MORE

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  15. 'Transformers': Mark Wahlberg on Michael Bay Reunion, Reshoots and Losing Weight (Video)

    7:14 am PDT 07/01/2014
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    The actor also told "CBS This Morning" about how his jail time continues to influence his acting, and when he'll let his daughters start dating. READ MORE

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  16. China Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Rules in Huge Week for Hollywood

    2:16 am PDT 07/01/2014
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    Four of the top five movies in China last week were Hollywood films, but local romantic comedy "The Breakup Guru" made a strong showing with $24.18 million. READ MORE

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  17. China Box Office Surges 22 Percent to $2.16 Billion in First Half of 2014

    12:12 am PDT 07/01/2014
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    Led by "X-Men: Days of Future Past" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," Hollywood movies were back on top in the first six months of 2014, taking 52 percent of total box office. READ MORE

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  18. L.A. Live's New '4DX' Theater Has a Whole Lot of Shaking Going On

    4:13 pm PDT 06/30/2014
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    THR got a firsthand look at the new theater at Regal L.A. Live Stadium 14 — which has moving seats, plus wind, water and fog effects — and examined the business model behind the interactive venture. READ MORE

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  19. Box Office: Where Are All the $100 Million-Plus Summer Openings? (Analysis)

    3:34 pm PDT 06/30/2014
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    To date, summer revenue is down a steep 15 percent in North America and nearly 1 percent for the year. READ MORE

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  20. 'Transformers,' 'Battleship' and 'Barbie': The Highs and Lows of Toy-Inspired Movies (Photos)

    10:26 am PDT 06/30/2014
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    Michael Bay's bot franchise continues to rule at the box office, while several other films based on toys are in the works. READ MORE

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  21. Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Smashes Records in Hong Kong

    8:59 am PDT 06/30/2014
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    The fourth installment of the action franchise grossed $1 million on its opening day. READ MORE

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