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Box Office Report: ‘Identity Thief’ Dodges Winter Storm Nemo, Scores Stellar $11.2 Million Friday

The Universal comedy is headed for a $34 million-plus weekend, the best opening of 2013, as moviegoers flock to see Melissa McCarthy in her first starring role since "Bridesmaids."

‘Identity Thief’: What the Critics Are Saying

Melissa McCarthy's comedic road trip with Jason Bateman fails to steal laughs on the big screen, critics say.

Box Office Report: Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Identity Thief’ Heads to $30 Million, If It Can Weather Nemo

The Universal comedy -- pairing McCarthy with Jason Bateman -- is on course for a $10 million Friday and $30 million-plus weekend, but Winter Storm Nemo could derail those plans.

Film Critic Rex Reed Calls Melissa McCarthy ‘Hippo’ and ‘Tractor-Sized,’ Faces Angry Backlash

In response, McCarthy's "Bridesmaids" director Paul Feig tweeted, "I cordially invite Mr. Rex Reed to go f--- himself."

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘Identity Thief,’ ‘Side Effects’ and More

What THR's critics say about the movies opening this week.

Box Office Preview: Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Identity Thief’ Takes on Winter Storm Nemo

The Universal comedy -- pairing McCarthy with Jason Bateman -- should win the weekend race easily, but the looming blizzard in the Northeast could dampen grosses as Steven Soderbergh's "Side Effects"…

Identity Thief: Film Review

Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman star in this rough and tumble comic road movie from director Seth Gordon.

Melissa McCarthy, Jason Bateman Drew Laughs On ‘Identity Thief’ Set

At the Westwood premiere for Seth Gordon's new film, the duo's co-stars shared stories of non-stop laughter on set.

Melissa McCarthy, Jimmy Kimmel Steal Each Other’s Identities, Down to the Wardrobes (Video)

The comedic duo displayed just how easy it is to steal someone's personal information -- and took it to aesthetic extremes.

‘Identity Thief’ Trailer Hits With Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman (Video)

The Universal comedy also stars Eric Stonestreet from "Modern Family."

‘Modern Family’ Star Eric Stonestreet Joins Comedy ‘Identity Thief’ (Exclusive)

Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy are toplining the Universal comedy.

John Cho, Clark Duke Join ‘Identity Thief’ (Exclusive)

Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy lead the Universal comedy.