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“The Avengers” smash box-office records

“Marvel’s The Avengers” grossed a whopping $200.3 million domestically over the weekend, claiming the highest grossing weekend total in history, a record previously held by “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2,” at $169.2 million.In its first three days, “The Avengers” has already grossed more than “Thor” ($181 million), “Captain America: The First Avenger” ($176.6 million) and “The Incredible Hulk” ($134.8 million), and is on track to surpass “Iron Man” a ........

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Box Office Preview: 'John Carter' Battles 'Lorax' for Weekend Crown

Andrew Stanton's pricey sci-fi epic has picked up in tracking and could cross $30 million; Eddie Murphy comedy "A Thousand Words" eyes muted bow. Andrew Stanton'sJohn Carter could now open north of $30 million at the domestic box office this weekend, but that's likely not enough to put Disney's $250 million-plus sci-fi epic on solid ground financially. Nor may it be enough to wrest the weekend crown from holdover Dr. Seuss' The Lorax, which opened to a stellar $70.2 million last weekend. The Un ........

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'Mirror Mirror': What the Critics Are Saying

Relativity's reimagining of the Snow White tale led by Julia Roberts and Lily Collins is receiving lukewarm reviews from film critics.   "Mirror Mirror" Vs. 'Snow White': Anatomy of a Smackdown  Mirror Mirror is on track to score in the $20 million-plus range at the domestic box office in its opening weekend, good enough for third place. But did the first of two Snow White projects to hit the movie theaters (the other being Universal's Snow White and the Huntsman) win over the critics? Relati ........

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