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BOX OFFICE TURNS INTO “TOY” BOX

June 28, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Toy Story 3 continued to draw hordes of families to theaters over the weekend, as it generated an estimated $59 million in ticket sales, bringing its total after just ten days to a superb $226.6 million. A family of four that paid 3D surcharges and convenience fees for ordering online would have had to shell […]

“TOY STORY” — PIXAR’S BEST EVER

June 21, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Toy Story 3 set a record for an opening of a Pixar movie over the weekend as it debuted with an estimated $109 million, to top The Incredibles‘s $70.5 million. After a summer of mostly so-so No. 1 films, the animated film, boosted by premium ticket prices for 3D at a record number of digital […]

“TOY STORY” LIKELY TO REACH INFINITY AT BOX OFFICE

June 19, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 3, the franchise’s first installment in 3D, is a sure bet to dominate the box office this weekend. The Hollywood Reporter and the Los Angeles Times predicted today (Friday) that the movie will earn as much as $100 million, which would make it the studio’s biggest opening ever, far above the $70.5-million […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: “JONAH HEX”

June 18, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Manohla Dargis in her New York Times review surprisingly mentions the bad buzz and tracking studies associated with the release of Jonah Hex this weekend. “Though it has bad word of mouth,” she writes, the movie “is generally better, sprier and more diverting than most of the action flicks now playing, The A-Team included.” Likewise, […]