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FOREIGN BOX OFFICE BELONGS TO SMURFS

August 29, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Overseas, Sony’s The Smurfs held on to first place for the third consecutive week with $25.5 million, down just 28 percent from the previous week, to bring its foreign total to $256 million. Also holding strong was 20th Century Fox’s Rise of the Planet of the Apes, which collected $22.1 million to lift its overseas […]

APES RISES — AND SO DOES CHERNIN

August 9, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Peter Chernin, who was believed to be the likely successor to Rupert Murdoch until Murdoch made it clear that he wanted one of his sons to take over when he stepped down, must have been experiencing a profusion of schadenfreude Monday as final box office figures showed that the first film from Chernin Entertainment, Rise […]