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EASTWOOD’S CURVE LOOKS MORE LIKE A SINKER (Updated)

September 24, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Clint Eastwood’s return to the screen after four years in Warner Bros.’ baseball drama Trouble with the Curve displayed a lot of empty chairs in theaters all over the country this weekend. It took in a less-than-expected $12.7 million. But then nothing else at the box office scored much better. Indeed, there was a virtual […]

BOX OFFICE FINALS: THE TOP TEN

September 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The top ten films for the weekend, according to studio estimates compiled by Box Office Mojo: 1. Resident Evil: Retribution, Sony, $21,052,227, (New); 2. Finding Nemo, Disney, $16,687,773, (New); 3. The Possession, Lionsgate, $5,766,378, 3 Wks. ($41,133,490); 4. Lawless, Weinstein Co. $4,348,377, 3 Wks. ($30,270,131); 5. The Expendables 2, Lionsgate, $3,146,001, 5 Wks. ($80,405,980); 6. […]

PUNDITS: BOX OFFICE WILL FIND NEMO AT NO. 1

September 14, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The box office will be swimming with the fishes this weekend, according to tracking surveys. That is not to suggest that it will take another dive into the depths of the past weekend when it flirted with record-low revenue and attendance. It is to suggest that Walt Disney’s classic fish story, Finding Nemo, which made […]

MORE 3D RE-RELEASES COMING FROM DISNEY (Updated)

October 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Following the striking success of the re-release of The Lion King in 3D — it has sold more than $80 million worth of tickets since its release less than three weeks ago — Disney is planning similar 3D reboots for additional past hits, including 1991’s Beauty and the Beast, Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc. and The […]

MORE 3D RE-RELEASES COMING FROM DISNEY

October 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Following the striking success of the re-release of The Lion King in 3D, Disney is planning similar 3D reboots for additional past hits, including 1991’s Beauty and the Beast, Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc. and The Little Mermaid, the studio announced today (Tuesday). First up will be Beauty and the Beast, which returns to the screen […]

TOY STORY 3 OVERTAKES NEMO AS PIXAR’S NO. 1

August 12, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Toy Story 3 has replaced 2003’s Finding Nemo as Pixar’s biggest box-office champ. As of Wednesday, the latest Pixar feature had taken in $896.22 million worldwide, according to BoxOfficeMojo.com. Finding Nemo‘s final worldwide count was $867.89 million. Each film earned more overseas than it did domestically. Nemo’s foreign count represented 60.9 percent of its total […]