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  1. Final Box Office: 'Star Wars' Ends Christmas Weekend With Record $149M

    9:19 am PST 12/28/2015
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    The tentpole crossed $1 billion worldwide on Sunday, becoming the fastest film in history to achieve the milestone. READ MORE

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  2. U.K. Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Already Among Top 10 Films of All Time

    6:00 am PST 12/28/2015
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    The film nears $100 million in 10 days, having already topped all previous 'Star Wars' titles, plus 'The Hobbit,' 'Pirates of the Caribbean,' 'Dark Knight' and all but two 'Harry Potter' films. READ MORE

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  3. Box Office Report: December 25th - 27th

    4:32 pm PST 12/27/2015
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  4. 'Star Wars' Box Office: "People Are Seeing It Three and Four Times"

    3:30 pm PST 12/27/2015
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    Repeat viewers and females are playing an increased role in the movie's record-shattering run as the audience broadens out. READ MORE

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  5. Box Office: 'Star Wars' Nabs Massive $153.5M Christmas, Crosses $1B Globally

    8:18 am PST 12/27/2015
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    Elsewhere, 'Daddy's Home' and 'Joy' place No. 2 and No 3, respectively, while 'Concussion' marks the lowest nationwide start of Will Smith's career and 'Point Break' wipes out; 'The Hateful Eight' and 'The Revenant' soar in limited debut. READ MORE

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  6. Box Office: 'Star Wars' Makes Christmas History With $49.3M; 'Daddy's Home,' 'Joy' Strong

    4:45 pm PST 12/25/2015
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    Will Smith's 'Concussion' and 'Point Break' also opened nationwide alongside Jennifer Lawrence-starrer 'Joy' and 'Daddy's Home' on Christmas Day; 'Hateful Eight' and 'The Revenant' soar in limited debut. READ MORE

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  7. Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Tops 'Revenge of the Sith' in U.S.

    8:32 am PST 12/25/2015
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    Crossing $813 million globally, J.J. Abrams' reboot has also surpassed the entire global gross of 'Star Wars: Episode II — Attack of the Clones'; a flurry of new movies open on Christmas Day. READ MORE

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  8. Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Heads for $1 Billion at Record Pace

    9:12 am PST 12/24/2015
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    The juggernaut has hit $765.9 million worldwide; Adam McKay's 'The Big Short' expanded into 1,585 theaters in North America Wednesday, placing No. 4. READ MORE

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  9. Box-Office Preview: 'Daddy's Home' Likely to Lead New Releases Braving 'Star Wars'

    12:53 pm PST 12/23/2015
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    David O. Russell's 'Joy,' Will Smith NFL drama 'Concussion' and Adam McKay's 'The Big Short' also open nationwide in the hunt for awards attention; the pricey 'Point Break' may struggle. READ MORE

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  10. Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Steals Tuesday Record from 'Amazing Spider-Man'

    9:07 am PST 12/23/2015
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    The Disney and Lucasfilm juggernaut has raced past $300 million faster than any film in history domestically; worldwide, it has amassed $689.4 million. READ MORE

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  11. Russia Box Office: Local Hit 'SOS, Santa Claus' Falls Well Behind 'Star Wars'

    4:24 am PST 12/23/2015
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    The sci-fi epic's opening-weekend record in the coutry handily accounts for a multiple of the box office of the next four movies combined. READ MORE

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  12. Hollywood's Surprise 2015 Box-Office Hits and Misses Abroad

    3:29 am PST 12/23/2015
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    'Minions,' not 'Inside Out,' rules in Russia, while China connects with 'Terminator: Genisys' and U.S. flop 'Fantastic Four' is a surprise hit south of the border. READ MORE

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  13. South Korea Box Office 2015: Local Titles Still Dominate, But Another Strong Year for Hollywood

    1:04 am PST 12/23/2015
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    The MERS outbreak hit the box office for several weeks, homegrown hits included 'Assassination' and 'Veteran,' and 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' grossed more than $74 million. READ MORE

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  14. Box Office: Rentrak Projects Record $11B Revenue in 2015 for North America

    4:27 pm PST 12/22/2015
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    Thanks to 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens,' the industry leader for box-office grosses is calling the race early. READ MORE

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  15. Box Office: 'Star Wars' Scores Monster Monday With Record $40.1M, Hits $610.8M Globally

    8:50 am PST 12/22/2015
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    With many kids out of school, J.J. Abrams' movie will race past $300 million domestically sometime on Tuesday, faster than any title in history. READ MORE

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  16. International Box Office: The Big Local-Language Hits of 2015

    8:16 am PST 12/22/2015
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    China's 'Monster Hunt,' Argentina's 'The Clan' and the next 'Spanish Affair' were among the local hits that beat Hollywood this year. READ MORE

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  17. France Box Office 2015: Hollywood Tentpoles Reclaim Dominance

    4:27 am PST 12/22/2015
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    After a locally produced top three in 2014, France's most-visited films of the year included three blockbusters from Universal. READ MORE

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  18. Germany Box Office 2015: Record Year, Even Before 'Star Wars'

    1:00 am PST 12/22/2015
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    Local titles, such as Hitler comedy 'Look Who's Back,' helped the German box office to an all-time high before 'The Force Awakens' arrived to seal the deal. READ MORE

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  19. China Box Office: 'Mojin' Crushes Records With Massive $92M Debut

    10:52 pm PST 12/21/2015
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    While the rest of the planet was transfixed by 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens,' a local fantasy epic achieved China's third-largest weekend opening ever. READ MORE

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  20. Box Office: 'Star Wars' Beats 'Jurassic World' Record With $529M Global Bow

    6:40 am PST 12/21/2015
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    J.J. Abrams' movie — relaunching the marquee sci-fi franchise — comes in ahead of estimates after scoring the biggest Sunday of all time in North America, where its opening is now pegged at $248 million. READ MORE

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  21. How Korean Pop Culture Beat 'Star Wars' in Two Asian Countries

    6:38 am PST 12/21/2015
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    Although it has dominated the box office over wide swaths of the globe, 'The Force Awakens' was no match for the "Korean Wave" in Vietnam and South Korea. READ MORE

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