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STILL HUNGERING? DON’T OVERLOOK ANOTHER LIONSGATE SUCCESS STORY

March 21, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Hunger Games will not be the only success story Lions Gate Entertainment will write this month. The Spanish-language Casa de Mi Padre, starring Will Ferrell, grossed $2.3 million in just 382 theaters over the weekend. Daily Variety pointed out that that figure represented the third-largest domestic debut ever at fewer than 600 venues. While the […]

21 JUMP STREET TO JUMP TO NO. 1

March 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Sony’s 21 Jump Street, inspired by the 1980s’ TV series featuring Johnny Depp, is expected to jump to the top of the box office this weekend with around $30-35 million, according to industry forecasters. It’s the only new film opening wide, although a couple of high-profile/low-budget features are also debuting this weekend in a few […]