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    Friday Box Office: 'Mockingjay' Best 2014 Opener, Hits Franchise Low

    'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' took no prisoners with a huge opening this week, but it's the lowest-grossing opener for the franchise so far.

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    Top 10 Takeaways: 'Dumb & Dumber To' Edges 'Big Hero 6' for Top Spot as 'Interstellar' Falls to Third

    This weekend's lineup features films aimed at a wide variety of audiences, including at least four likely to have limited appeal outside of North America.

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    Arthouse Audit: 'Foxcatcher' Strong, 'Rosewater' So-So, 'The Homesman' Modest

    Three of the year's most buzzed festival titles opened this weekend. Bennett Miller's 'Foxcatcher' is the easy initial leader of the three, with two-city totals surpassing all new films since 'Birdman,' including last weekend's top player 'The Theory of Everything.'

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    'Dumb and Dumber To' Tops Friday Box Office; 'Foxcatcher' Debuts Well

    Ignore Friday's top-three order if you're looking to project for the full weekend. It could look different after matinees kick in today and tomorrow.

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    'Interstellar' Less Starry in Final Figures; 'St. Vincent' Also Slips

    Final reported grosses are in for the Top Ten, and the results are less positive for two films than initially reported. As we predicted Sunday, Christopher Nolan's much-anticipated 'Interstellar' did not gross $50 million for the three-day weekend.

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    Why 'Interstellar' Disappointed and 'Big Hero 6' Topped Box Office

    We dig into the reasons why Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar' disappointed while Disney's "Big Hero 6" topped a good weekend at the box office.

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    Big Box Office Weekend Ahead as 'Interstellar' and 'Big Hero 6' Go Neck-and-Neck

    With 'Interstellar' and 'Big Hero 6' opening everywhere this weekend, the biggest box office battle of the year is on. But either way, each film comes out a winner. Here is why.

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    Top Ten Box Office Takeaways: Why 'Ouija' and Keanu Reeves' 'John Wick' Hit Big, Whither 'St. Vincent'?

    The Hollywood studios get skittish about losing audiences to Halloween trick-or-treats and parties. Even though it's a week away, the studios took a hiatus from opening any star-driven, high-end films. Per usual, a pre-Halloween horror flick-- "Ouija" from Universal--topped the weekend, while "John ...

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    Top Ten Takeaways: Brad Pitt Starrer 'Fury' Leads Fall Box Office Surge

    This weekend "Fury" starring Brad Pitt led three new films and replaced the still strong "Gone Girl" in the top position. Going into October after a weak September, it looked near impossible to top last year's strong offerings led by "Gravity." Yet every October weekend so far as been up: this week ...

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    Top Ten Box Office Takeaways: 'Gone Girl' Has Legs While 'Dracula Untold' & 'Alexander' Draw Younger Audiences

    Exhibition is no longer relying on the studios or the leading arthouse distributors to fill their screens. And they are lately working hard to grow these markets and make room for indies, with major chains and their in-house marketeers working closely with the filmmakers.

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