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LOS ANGELES — “The Dark Knight Rises” has finally fallen out of first-place at the weekend box office.

Jeremy Renner’s action tale “The Bourne Legacy” took over as the No. 1 movie with a $ 40.3 million debut.

And Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis’ political comedy “The Campaign” opened at No. 2 with $ 27.4 million.

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LOS ANGELES — “Snow White & the Huntsman” turned out to be a fairer box-office beauty than Hollywood anticipated.

According to studio estimates Sunday, Universal Pictures’ action yarn inspired by the fairy-tale princess debuted strongly at No. 1 with $ 56.3 million domestically. That’s about $ 20 million higher than industry expectations.

Without the built-in business that generally goes with a sequel, “Snow White” was a question mark as a draw for… Continue reading 'Snow White And The Huntsman' Beats 'Men In Black 3' With $56.1M Box Office

johncarterbo Box Office: Dr. Seuss Beats Out Burroughs for Top SpotThe ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Tuesday for the final figures based on actual box office.

After two months of movies far exceeding expectations, we finally got a week with three movies that only did about what was expected and not… Continue reading Box Office: Dr. Seuss Beats Out Burroughs for Top Spot

actofvalorboxoffice Box Office: Act of Valor Beats Out Good DeedsThe ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Tuesday for the final figures based on actual box office.

The last weekend of February saw a couple surprises and a couple disappointments but topping the box office was the real-life military action flick Act… Continue reading Box Office: Act of Valor Beats Out Good Deeds

LOS ANGELES — Love triumphed over action at the weekend box office with a No. 1 debut for the romantic drama “The Vow.”

Studio estimates Sunday show that the love story starring Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum took in $ 41.7 million to come in ahead of two new action tales and the first 3-D “Star Wars” reissue.

Landing a close second with $ 39.3 million was Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds’… Continue reading 'The Vow' Wins Box Office: Beats Out 'Safe House' And 'Star Wars' With $41.7 Million