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  • China To Surpass America In Box Office Sales Next Year

    China, the rising power, intends to displace the US as the world's superpower in the next ten years. That means Beijing will dominate global industries, trade routes, aerospace, and even now, the box office industry. According to a PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report, first published by The Hollywood Reporter, China is expected to outpace the US in box office revenue in 2020 and will hold the number one spot among all countries. PwC says US box offices may end up at $12.11 billion compared to...

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  • Weekend Box Office: Aladdin is the prince of Memorial Day Weekend

    Exactly how many Aladdin-related puns can we cram into one sentence? Let’s see: It looks like Genie had a spare wish to grant Disney this past holiday weekend as Guy Ritchie’s live adaptation worked its magic on audiences and sailed (like

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  • 'Men in Black: International' leads box office with muted $28 million

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Hollywood seems to be coming down with a contagious case of franchise fatigue this summer, as "Men in Black: International" and "Shaft" become the latest sequels largely dismissed by moviegoers in North America.

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  • 'Men in Black: International' leads box office with muted $28 million

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Hollywood seems to be coming down with a contagious case of franchise fatigue this summer, as "Men in Black: International" and "Shaft" become the latest sequels largely dismissed by moviegoers in North America.

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  • 'Men in Black: International' leads box office with muted $28 million

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Hollywood seems to be coming down with a contagious case of franchise fatigue this summer, as "Men in Black: International" and "Shaft" become the latest sequels largely dismissed by moviegoers in North America.

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  • 'Godzilla' beats out 'Aladdin,' 'Rocketman' to claim box office title

    "Godzilla: King of the Monsters," was king of the weekend box office, beating out "Aladdin" and Elton John's biopic, "Rocketman." "Godzilla," a Warner Bros. film which brings back a 1950s subtitle, brought in just over $49 million in its North American debut, according to Comscore data released Sunday. Disney's "Aladdin," the live-action reboot of the 1992 animated film, brought in more than $42 million in North America in its second week of release. Internationally, the film earned $78.3...

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  • Box Office: 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters' debuts with mediocre $49 million

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Warner Bros. and Legendary's "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" may be king of the box office, but it only managed a meek roar. The monster sequel brought in $49 million when it debuted in 4,108 locations, a disappointing start given its $200 million price tag.

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