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    Immersed in Movies: Revisiting Hollywood's Silent Golden Age with The Artist

    Immersed in Movies: Revisiting Hollywood's Silent Golden Age with The Artist

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    Breaking Dawn Scores 5th Highest Opening Weekend Ever

    Women dominated the box office this weekend.  Breaking Dawn grossed $139.5 million here in the US and another $144 million overseas making it the 5th highest opening domestic weekend EVER.  It was only a couple of million off the opening of New Moon which holds the 4th largest opening week...

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    Weekend Box Office: Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Ignites Moviegoers Worldwide, The Descendants Delivers

    Christmas arrived early this year at the box office as Summit’s “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part One” racked up the fifth biggest opening weekend in boxoffice history with an estimated $139.5 million. On Friday alone the total was some $72 million, marking the third...

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    Box Office: Alexander Payne's 'The Descendants' Soars In Massive Limited Debut

    After a successful mid-week launch on 5 screens, Fox Searchlight expanded Alexander Payne's "The Descendants" to 29 screens across the country this weekend and saw excellent results.

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    Friday Box Office: "The Descendants" Soars In Nationwide Expansion

    After a successful mid-week launch on 5 screens, Fox Searchlight expanded Alexander Payne's "The Descendants" to 29 screens across the country Friday and saw some very strong results.

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    Here's The Top Grossing George Clooney Films

    In honor of the release of Alexander Payne's "The Descendants" this weekend, Indiewire is taking a look at the top-grossing films star George Clooney.

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    Box Office: "The Descendants" Starts Strong With Mid-Week Debut (UPDATED)

    Fox Searchlight successfully debuted Alexander Payne's George Clooney starrer "The Descendants" on 5 screens Wednesday night before expanding it to 27 this weekend. The film - which is gaining considerable Oscar buzz - grossed a stellar $39,777 on opening night, averaging $7,955. Then...

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    WEEKEND PREVIEW: Oscar Front-runner The Descendants; Twilight, Tyrannosaur, Tomboy & More

    There is something you can see in Alexander Payne's "The Descendants" that you will likely never ever see in real life: George Clooney as a cuckolded husband and the father of two daughters. But the film is down to earth, offering something you rarely see these days at the movie theate...

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    Breaking Dawn Gets Ready to Take The Weekend Box Office

    Well it looks like the Twilight phenomenon has corrupted one who I thought was immune -- Manohla Dargis of the NY Times who wrote in her review today that she "had surrendered."  She also called the love story "ridiculously appealing."  I can't say I got on board in...

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