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THE BUTLER DID IT — AGAIN

August 25, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Three new films couldn’t crack $10 million at the box office over the weekend, allowing Lee Daniels’ The Butler to hold on as the No. 1 film for the second weekend in a row with an estimated $17 million. In fact, in its third weekend, the R-rated comedy We’re the Millers beat out the newcomers […]

WOODY ALLEN SCORES HIS BEST OPENING WEEKEND EVER

July 28, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

In limited release, Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine opened in six theaters with $612,767, selling out in virtually all of them. That’s an average of $102,128 per screen — the best of Allen’s career and the highest of the year for any film. (By contrast, The Wolverine‘s per-theater average over the weekend was $14,000.) The result […]