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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Box Office: Final Numbers Show 'Transformers 4' Debuting to $100M

    8:27 am PDT 06/30/2014
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    UPDATED: Michael Bay's tentpole did even bigger business overseas, grossing north of $200 million, including a record-breaking $93 million debut in China. READ MORE

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  4. 'Transformers 4' Has Biggest South Korea Opening of Year

    4:19 am PDT 06/30/2014
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    The Michael Bay franchise opened to $22.4 million and accounted for more than half of all tickets sold in the country during its first five days of release. READ MORE

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  5. What 'Transformers 4's Huge China Opening Means for Hollywood

    10:24 pm PDT 06/29/2014
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    The Michael Bay film's $93 million haul makes it the biggest ever three-day opening in the country. READ MORE

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  6. Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Leads Top 10 Global Chart

    1:49 pm PDT 06/29/2014
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    The Michael Bay film rakes in $301.3 million, while "The Fault in Our Stars" and "22 Jump Street" approach the $200 million mark. READ MORE

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  7. Box Office: Dinesh D'Souza's 'America' Enjoys Solid Launch in Houston, Atlanta

    10:33 am PDT 06/29/2014
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    UPDATED: The filmmakers decided to target locales where D'Souza's conservative documentary "2016: Obama's America" did especially well before opening "America" nationwide next week. READ MORE

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  8. Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Hits $100 Million for $301.3 Million Worldwide Debut

    8:16 am PDT 06/29/2014
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    Michael Bay's 3D tentpole becomes the first film of 2014 so far to conquer the $100 million threshold in North America; overseas, it opens to $90 million in China, the biggest debut of all time. READ MORE

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  9. Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Scores $41.6M Friday for $100M Weekend

    8:35 am PDT 06/28/2014
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    UPDATED: The 3D tentpole earned another $52 million overseas on Friday, including a record $30 million in China, the biggest opening day of all time for a foreign film. READ MORE

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  10. Box Office: 'Transformers 4' Enjoys Strong Friday for Shot at $100 Million Weekend

    5:25 pm PDT 06/27/2014
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    Mark Wahlberg replaces Shia LaBeouf as star of Paramount's big-budget action franchise. READ MORE

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  11. Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Rakes in $8.8M Thursday Night

    9:08 am PDT 06/27/2014
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    UPDATED: Mark Wahlberg replaces Shia LaBeouf as the star of Paramount's blockbuster franchise in the fourth installment; overseas, the tentpole is breaking records in China and Russia. READ MORE

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  12. Box-Office Milestone: 'X-Men' Franchise Hits $3 Billion in Global Ticket Sales

    10:59 am PDT 06/26/2014
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    The milestone was reached thanks to Bryan Singer's summer tentpole "X-Men: Days of Future Past," which is on the verge of becoming the top-grossing film of the year to date. READ MORE

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  13. Box Office: Sunshine, Not World Cup, Drives German Drop

    1:07 am PDT 06/26/2014
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    Warm weather is being blamed for the 33 percent decline in second-quarter box-office revenue. READ MORE

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  14. Box Office: 'Maleficent' Fends Off World Cup Competition in Latin America

    11:24 am PDT 06/25/2014
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    The Angelina Jolie film currently ranks fifth of all time among Disney releases in the region. READ MORE

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  15. Box-Office Preview: 'Transformers 4' Looks to Revive Franchise With $100 Million-Plus Debut

    10:51 am PDT 06/25/2014
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    Mark Wahlberg replaces Shia LaBeouf as star of Michael Bay's blockbuster action series; John Carney's "Begin Again," starring Keira Knightley, opens at the specialty box office. READ MORE

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  16. Japan Box Office: 'Frozen' Tops For 15th Week, '300' Bows in 5th

    8:41 am PDT 06/23/2014
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    "300: Rise of an Empire" took just over $850,000 from more than 500 screens and looks set to underperform the original in Japan. READ MORE

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  17. China Box Office: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Poised to Break Records

    7:46 am PDT 06/23/2014
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    Theater chain owners are excited about the coming box-office free-for-all and believe the fourth installment in the robot franchise could unseat "Avatar" as the all-time record-holder. READ MORE

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  18. Box Office Milestone: 'Maleficent' Crosses $500M, Angelina Jolie's Career Best

    9:58 am PDT 06/22/2014
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    The Disney fairy tale becomes the actress' No. 1 live-action film; it also passes up the studio's "Oz the Great and Powerful." READ MORE

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  19. Box Office: 'Think Like a Man Too' Rockets Past 'Jersey Boys' With $30 Million

    8:22 am PDT 06/22/2014
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    UPDATED: The Kevin Hart comedy edges past holdover "22 Jump Street" to win the weekend, while Clint Eastwood's musical debuts to a disappointing $13.5 million; "Maleficent" crosses $500 million, becomes Angelina Jolie's No. 1 live-action film of all time. READ MORE

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  20. Box Office: 'Think Like a Man Too' Scores $12.2M Friday; 'Jersey Boys' Waffles

    8:19 am PDT 06/21/2014
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    UPDATED: The Kevin Hart ensemble comedy is headed for a No. 1 finish with $30 million-plus, more than double the projected debut of Clint Eastwood's jukebox musical. READ MORE

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  21. Box Office: 'Think Like a Man Too' Winning Friday; 'Jersey Boys' Outpaces Tracking

    5:41 pm PDT 06/20/2014
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    The Kevin Hart ensemble comedy could cross $30 million for the weekend, while Clint Eastwood's film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical is luring older adults to the multiplex. READ MORE

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