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  1. Suicide Drama 'Thread of Lies' a Surprise Hit at South Korean Box Office

    7:53 pm PDT 03/24/2014
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    The small-budget local film has struck a major nerve in the country, which has the highest suicide rate in the developed world. READ MORE

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  2. China Box Office: 'Fighting' Presales Angers Rivals

    6:57 am PDT 03/24/2014
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    Director Yu Junhao admits pre-selling more than one million tickets for his action drama to improve its chances against Berlinale Golden Bear-winner "Black Coal, Thin Ice." READ MORE

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  3. 'Frozen' Continues to Dominate in Asia, Reaches $29.3 Million in 10 Days in Japan

    3:10 am PDT 03/24/2014
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    The Oscar winner could become Disney's biggest-ever animated release in the country after its second-weekend revenue jumped 14 percent from its opening weekend. READ MORE

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  4. Box Office: 'Divergent' Breaks YA Curse With $56 Million Debut; 'Muppets 2' Bombs

    8:44 am PDT 03/23/2014
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    UPDATED: Christian film "God's Not Dead" pleases with $8.6 million, while Lars von Tier's unrated sexual opus "Nymphomaniac" tanks; overseas, "Noah" lands in Mexico and South Korea, grossing a dazzling $14 million. READ MORE

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  5. Box Office: 'Noah' Opens on Par With 'Gravity' in Mexico

    9:06 am PDT 03/22/2014
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    The biblical epic is debuting in Mexico and South Korea a week ahead of its North American launch on March 28. READ MORE

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  6. Box Office: 'Divergent' Tops Friday With $22.8 Million; 'Muppets 2' Off-Kilter

    8:49 am PDT 03/22/2014
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    New Christian film "God's Not Dead" is doing solid business, while Lars von Trier's unrated sexual opus "Nymphomaniac" struggles at specialty box office. READ MORE

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  7. Box Office: Lars von Trier's 'Nymphomaniac' Tanking in U.S. Debut

    9:02 pm PDT 03/21/2014
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    The unrated sexual opus stars Charlotte Gainsbourg, Shia LaBeouf, Stellan Skarsgard, Uma Thurman and Christian Slater. READ MORE

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  8. Box Office: 'Divergent' Nabs $4.9 Million Thursday Night

    9:49 am PDT 03/21/2014
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    UPDATED: The YA adaptation is tipped to win the domestic box-office race with a possible $60 million-plus debut. READ MORE

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  9. Box-Office Preview: 'Divergent' Eyes Strong $60 Million-Plus North American Debut

    1:33 pm PDT 03/20/2014
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    "Muppets Most Wanted" is set to take the No. 2 spot with a $25 million-plus launch; Lars von Trier's unrated sexual opus "Nymphomaniac" rolls out in 25 theaters, while Christian film "God's Not Dead" opens in nearly 800 locations. READ MORE

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  10. Box Office: 'Noah' Off to Strong Start in South Korea, Earning $1.1 Million Thursday

    1:04 pm PDT 03/20/2014
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    UPDATED: Darren Aronofsky's big-budget biblical epic -- inspired by the story of Noah's Ark -- stars Russell Crowe. READ MORE

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  11. Is 'The 100-Year-Old Man' Sweden's Next 'Dragon Tattoo'?

    8:44 am PDT 03/20/2014
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    The feature is looking to do for Swedish comedy what “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” did for drama. READ MORE

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  12. China Box Office: Strong Week for Hollywood As ‘Need for Speed’ Takes Pole Position

    8:30 pm PDT 03/17/2014
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    A lull between Chinese holiday periods gave a boost to overseas titles. READ MORE

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  13. 'Frozen' Sets Disney Animation Opening Weekend Record in Japan

    3:43 am PDT 03/17/2014
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    UPDATED: Disney Animation scores its biggest opening weekend ever in the world's third-largest market as "RoboCop" opens in fourth place and "12 Years a Slave" holds on at 10th in its second weekend. READ MORE

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  14. Box Office: 'Need for Speed' Sputters With $17.8 Million, Loses to 'Peabody' and '300' Sequel

    8:53 am PDT 03/16/2014
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    UPDATED: Director Tyler Perry suffers a career worst with "Single Moms Club," "Grand Budapest Hotel" earns a massive $3.6 million from only 66 theaters, and "Veronica Mars" takes in $2 million from 291 locations. READ MORE

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  15. Box Office: 'Need for Speed' Wins Friday, But Braces for Weekend Loss to 'Peabody'

    8:50 am PDT 03/15/2014
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    The Aaron Paul racing pic will now have to vie with "300: Rise of an Empire" for the No. 2 spot; Tyler Perry facing worst opening of his directing career with "The Single Moms Club," while "Veronica Mars" wows in limited release. READ MORE

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  16. Box Office: 'Need for Speed' Slowing, Faces Close Race With 'Peabody & Sherman'

    4:49 pm PDT 03/14/2014
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    Among other new entries, "Veronica Mars" is doing nicely in its limited theatrical debut; Tyler Perry's "Single Moms Night Out" performing on the softer side so far. READ MORE

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  17. Box Office: 'Need for Speed' Races out of the Gate Thursday Night With $1.1 Million

    9:14 am PDT 03/14/2014
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    UPDATED: Adapted from the wildly popular Electronic Arts video game, the DreamWorks and Disney action film stars "Breaking Bad's" Aaron Paul; "Veronica Mars" nabs a pleasing $260,000 from 17 fan screenings and midnight runs in 95 theaters. READ MORE

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  18. 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Tracking Huge for $80 Million-Plus Debut

    12:04 pm PDT 03/13/2014
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    Similar to "Iron Man 3" and "Thor 2," the sequel is expected to benefit from "The Avengers" halo effect when opening in North America on April 4. READ MORE

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  19. Box Office: '300: Rise of an Empire' Slays Competition With $45.1 Million Debut

    8:31 am PDT 03/09/2014
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    UPDATED: Facing a crowded marketplace for family fare, "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" opens to $32.5 million; "The Grand Budapest Hotel" makes history at the specialty box office, while Oscar best picture winner "12 Years a Slave" sees nice bump. READ MORE

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  20. Box Office: '300: Rise of an Empire' Tops Friday With $17.7 Million; 'Peabody' No. 2

    8:09 am PST 03/08/2014
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    UPDATED: "Mr. Peabody & Sherman," facing competition from "The Lego Movie," takes in $8 million; "12 Years a Slave" enjoys bump after its Oscar best picture win, while Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel" opens strong. READ MORE

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  21. China Box Office: Decision to Convert 'RoboCop' to 3D Pays Off

    7:35 am PST 03/08/2014
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    The action remake took nearly $21 million in its first three days in the country. READ MORE

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