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THE WOLVERINE: WEAK IN U.S., MUSCULAR ABROAD

July 28, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

The Wolverine had its claws clipped as it opened domestically with an estimated $55 million, well below the $70-75 million that many tracking studies had indicated it would earn. It was also well below the $65 million that 20th Century Fox had conservatively predicted for its debut. In 2009, X-Men Origins: Wolverine opened with $85 […]

DISNEY SUSPENDS OPERATIONS IN JAPAN

March 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

With the threat of a nuclear disaster in Japan unabated a week after the earthquake/tsunami disaster, the Walt Disney Co. said on Thursday that it is suspending its operations in the country. Some of them have already been closed, including its administrative offices, Disney Stores and its two theme parks, Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea. […]