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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Hollywood Loses Box-Office Share in Russia

    12:36 pm PDT 07/09/2014
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    The share of local releases increased by one-third throughout the first half of 2014 from the same period last year. READ MORE

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  4. Box-Office Preview: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Aims to Scare Away Summer Blues

    12:14 pm PDT 07/09/2014
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    The critically acclaimed sequel is on track to eclipse the $54.8 million opening of 2011's "Rise of the Planet of the Apes"; Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" launches at the specialty box office. READ MORE

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  5. Communist Propaganda Czar Wants China to Become a Movie Power

    8:05 am PDT 07/09/2014
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    Liu Qibao says movies should reflect President Xi Jinping's vision of the "Chinese Dream." READ MORE

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  6. 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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  7. 'Maleficent' Opens at No. 1 in Japan, Ends 'Frozen's' Record Run

    4:44 pm PDT 07/07/2014
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    "Edge of Tomorrow" lands with $2.54 million, while "Frozen" passes $240 million in its 17th week of release in another great week for Disney in Japan. READ MORE

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Opens Strong in India

    4:27 am PDT 07/03/2014
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    The Michael Bay blockbuster scored the third-biggest opening ever for a Hollywood film in the country, according to local distributors Viacom18. READ MORE

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  16. '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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  17. Box Office: 'Tammy' in Close Wednesday Race With 'Transformers 4'

    4:20 pm PDT 07/02/2014
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    Both movies could earn $7 million-plus for the day, although "Transformers: Age of Extinction" is widely expected to pull ahead of the Melissa McCarthy comedy over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. READ MORE

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  18. 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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  19. Box-Office Milestone: Angelina Jolie's 'Maleficent' Crosses $600 Million Worldwide

    12:11 pm PDT 07/02/2014
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    The live-action fairy tale is the No. 4 title of the year globally, and the No. 1 non-sequel. READ MORE

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  20. German Box Office Drops 8 Percent in First Half

    9:34 am PDT 07/02/2014
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    Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street" has been this year's top release in Germany as gross receipts in the first six months of 2014 slip to $626 million. READ MORE

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  21. Box Office: Melissa McCarthy's 'Tammy' Opens to $1.3M Tuesday Night

    8:08 am PDT 07/02/2014
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    UPDATED: The New Line and Warner Bros. movie is one of four films opening on the eve of the Fourth of July holiday. READ MORE

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