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Shock: Thriller ‘Split’ Tops Revenue Charts Again with $26.2M Take

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Thriller Split, the latest from director M. Night Shyamalan, topped the revenue charts for the second straight weekend. However, it was the no. 8 film in domestic theaters, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story that once again captured headlines. Split, which tells the story of a kidnapping perpetrated by a man with 28 different personalities, pulled in $26.2 million over the …

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It’s La La Land’s Weekend at Golden Globes, Star Wars at Box Office

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With La La Land capturing awards and headlines, it was still Rogue One: A Star Wars Story‘s weekend at the box office with the musical that captured a record seven Golden Globe awards earning less than half of what the No. 1 feature film did over the weekend. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story even outperformed 20th Century Fox’s Hidden …

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Why Is ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Bombing in China?

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The newest Star Wars flick Rogue One may have smitten audiences in the United States, but its overseas opening in China has been lackluster at best. Rogue One: A Star Wars story had an astronomical opening domestically. On it’s opening day, it earned $71.1 million, and the totals for the first weekend exceeded $150 million. Now, it’s totaling about $838 million worldwide. Related: The 25 …

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From ‘Finding Dory’ to ‘Satanic’: 2016 Box Office Records

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While weekend revenue numbers remain incomplete, this being a holiday weekend and all, the box office numbers are in for the annual revenue sweepstakes, which are all about Disney Studios this year. Disney captured the top three positions for the year with Finding Dory the top draw, earning $486.2 million in 2016, while Rogue One: A Star Wars Story earned …

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Movie Review: ‘Rogue One’ Indulges the Darker Side of Star Wars

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How does Rogue One: A Star Wars story stack up to the legendary Star Wars franchise? Find out by reading our movie review: Rogue One is the first Star Wars movie to open without the booming John Williams score or the expository text crawl. I braced for the silence of the credits to be obliterated by that familiar theme, but …

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Critics Go Gaga for ‘La La Land’ as Audiences Wait in the Wings

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How do you generate Oscar buzz? It turns out, one of the basic strategies is to offer a film for limited release and let the nationwide audience suffer a bit – or, let’s say, stew in their own juices – in anticipation of a movie like La La Land that is being awarded generous accolades from reviewers. The mysterious film of …

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The Hype for ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Begins

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We’re just over a month away from the premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and that means it’s time to wallow in all the incredible promotional materials coming out. First up, there’s a new thirty-second TV spot titled “Together.” Though there isn’t a ton of new footage that wasn’t already visible in the full-length trailers for Rogue One, there are some …

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Watch: Stephen Colbert Uncovers ‘New’ Star Wars ‘Rogue One’ Character

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Leave it to Stephen Colbert to figure out the best possible way to introduce a new Star Wars character. As the self-proclaimed geek has guessed from keenly analyzing every second of the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer, there’s a new guy on the block, and Colbert’s got the details. Colbert first turned to the discussion on the Rogue One reshoots that are …

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