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  1. Box Office: Weekend Global Top 10

    1:49 pm PDT 07/27/2014
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    Sequel "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" tops the worldwide chart for the second weekend in a row; Dwayne Johnson wows in Russia with "Hercules." READ MORE

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  2. Box Office Milestone: 'Transformers 4' First Film to Cross $300M in China

    10:24 am PDT 07/27/2014
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    Through Sunday, Paramount puts the official tally in China at $301 million as the Michael Bay film races toward the $1 billion mark in global ticket sales. READ MORE

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  3. Box Office: Scarlett Johansson's 'Lucy' Overpowers 'Hercules' With $44M Debut

    8:18 am PDT 07/27/2014
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    UPDATED: From director Brett Ratner, "Hercules" opens to $29M, while Rob Reiner's "And So It Goes" opens at a distant No. 8; Roadside Attractions enjoys second-best opening ever with "A Most Wanted Man," starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman. READ MORE

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  4. Box Office: 'Lucy' Wows With $17.1M Friday; 'Hercules' Distant No. 2

    8:02 am PDT 07/26/2014
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    "Lucy" is now expected to gross a fantastic $45.2 million for the weekend; Woody Allen's "Magic in the Moonlight" and "A Most Wanted Man" open in select markets. READ MORE

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  5. Box Office: Friday Shows Scarlett Johansson's 'Lucy' Beating 'Hercules'

    1:29 pm PDT 07/25/2014
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    UPDATED: Rob Reiner's romantic comedy "And So It Goes," starring Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton, fails to get many laughs; "Hercules" opens to impressive numbers in Russia. READ MORE

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  6. Box Office: 'Lucy' Rakes In $2.7 Million, 'Hercules' Nabs $2.1 Million Thursday Night

    9:05 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Luc Besson's sci-fi action film will likely top the weekend ahead of Brett Ratner's gritty epic. READ MORE

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  7. India Set for Major Box-Office Weekend at Home and Abroad

    11:59 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    While top star Salman Khan's "Kick" is eyeing a strong holiday weekend debut in India, blockbuster "Dhoom 3" could become the country's biggest release ever in China. READ MORE

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  8. Box-Office Preview: Female Action Pic 'Lucy' Looks to Slay 'Hercules'

    12:31 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    UPDATED: Rob Reiner's dramedy "And So It Goes" also debuts, while Woody Allen's "Magic in the Moonlight" and "A Most Wanted Man," starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, launch at the specialty box office. READ MORE

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  9. Japan Box Office: Disney Continues Record Run With 'Maleficent'

    1:15 am PDT 07/23/2014
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    Following the 16-week run of "Frozen," Disney has now topped the Japanese box office since mid-March, while the latest release from animation powerhouse Studio Ghibli opens in the third spot. READ MORE

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  10. Why 'Frozen' Was Such a Big Box-Office Hit in Japan

    3:38 am PDT 07/22/2014
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    The global Disney success is set to finish its theatrical run in the country with more than $250 million, making it the third-highest grossing film there ever. READ MORE

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  11. China Box Office: Local Sensation 'Tiny Times 3.0' Knocks 'Transformers 4' Off Top Spot

    1:57 am PDT 07/22/2014
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    The latest film in the tween franchise beat out "Transformers 4," which has crossed the $300 million box-office mark in the world's second-largest movie market. READ MORE

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  12. Global Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Becomes First Film of 2014 to Near $1 Billion

    1:37 pm PDT 07/20/2014
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    "Transformers: Age of Extinction" has now earned more than the first two films in Paramount's toy-to-film franchise; "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" begins to roll out in earnest now that the World Cup is over. READ MORE

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  13. Box Office: 'Apes 2' Rules Soft Weekend With $36M; 'Sex Tape' Bombs

    8:17 am PDT 07/20/2014
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    UPDATED: "The Purge: Anarchy" places No. 2 with $28.4M, while "Planes: Fire & Rescue" underwhelms with $18M; Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" quickly morphs into a hit at the specialty box office. READ MORE

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  14. Europe, Latin America Look for Box-Office Rebound After World Cup (Analysis)

    6:47 pm PDT 07/18/2014
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    "Transformers 4" has boosted attendance after revenue drops of 50 percent and more in recent weeks, with "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" hitting key foreign markets this weekend. READ MORE

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  15. Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Dominates the Weekend's Newcomers

    7:41 am PDT 07/18/2014
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    UPDATE: The horror of "The Purge: Anarchy" proves a stronger draw than the comedy of "Sex Tape" at Friday's box office. READ MORE

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  16. Box-Office Preview: 'Purge,' 'Planes' Sequels Face Off Against 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'

    3:02 pm PDT 07/16/2014
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    The Jason Segel-Cameron Diaz comedy "Sex Tape" also is hitting theaters, but the three newcomers aren't likely to surpass the Fox holdover. READ MORE

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  17. Box-Office Woes: Age and Gender Gap Helping Fuel Summer Decline

    5:00 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    The new rule? Women are dependable, while men and younger moviegoers aren't. READ MORE

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  18. Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Scores Stellar $73M Debut

    7:54 am PDT 07/13/2014
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    UPDATED: The sequel, however, couldn't prevent summer domestic box office revenue from continuing to tumble year over year; Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" wows at the specialty box office, while "Begin Again" lands in the top 10. READ MORE

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  19. Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Headed for $70 Million Debut

    6:59 am PDT 07/11/2014
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    UPDATED: The sequel, which took in $27.7 million on Friday, is pacing well ahead of "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," which debuted to $54.8 million in August 2011; Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" soars at the specialty box office. READ MORE

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  20. Box Office: China's 'Tiny Times' to Battle 'Transformers 4' for Market Share

    8:13 am PDT 07/10/2014
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    "Tiny Times 3" is expected to do well with the domestic audience after weeks of dominance by Michael Bay’s metal giants. READ MORE

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