Kung Fu Panda 2

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‘Super 8’ Reels In First Place At The Box Office

Totals weren’t exactly super for Super 8, but they were more than good enough for a first place finish.


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‘X-Men: First Class’ Powers To Top Of Box Office

The X-Men franchise has been revived as the prequel X-Men: First Class opened with an estimated opening weekend take of $56-million.


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‘The Hangover’ Gives ‘Kung Fu Panda’ And ‘Pirates’ A Headache

Memorial Day weekend proved to be a big one at multiplexes as two highly-anticipated sequels competed for moviegoers with last weekend’s runaway champ.


Johnny Depp’s swashbuckling Captain Jack Sparrow is back in the fourth installment of the blockbuster Disney franchise. This time around, Sparrow is on a quest to locate the legendary Fountain of Youth. On board for the adventure are Penelope Cruz (as Sparrow’s former love), Geoffrey Rush (Captain Barbossa), and Ian McShane (Captain Blackbeard). (Photo: Peter Mountain/Disney)

Weekend Box Office: ‘Pirates’ Blow Out The Competition

‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’ took in an estimated $90 million, easily winning its debut weekend.