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Ferrell’s ‘Other Guys’ tops box office with $35.6M (AP)

Aug 8th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES – “The Other Guys” are the main guys at the box office, knocking off “Inception” to take the No. 1 spot. The buddy-cop parody starring Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg made $35.6 million in its opening weekend, according to Sunday estimates from Sony Pictures. It’s the second-highest debut for a film in which
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"Inception," "Toy Story 3" lead foreign box office

Aug 8th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

By Frank Segers Sun Aug 8, 2010 10:11pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – “Inception” led the foreign box office for a second weekend on Sunday after earning about $46.6 million from 58 markets. A No. 1 Spain opening tallied $4.5 million, while a No. 2 Brazil
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"Salt" can’t shake "Inception" at box office

Jul 25th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Sun Jul 25, 2010 11:36am EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Angelina Jolie’s new spy thriller “Salt” failed to take the North American box office crown from Leonardo DiCaprio’s “Inception,” which enjoyed a stronger-than-expected hold in its second weekend. According to studio estimates issued on
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Oscar speculation underway for "Inception"

Jul 20th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

By Gregg Kilday Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:56am EDT LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Can “Inception” safely dream of Oscar glory? That’s one conundrum that will linger long after average moviegoers have stopped debating the ambiguities of Christopher Nolan’s twisty new thrill ride into the subconscious. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences failed
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"Inception" leads box office, "Apprentice" flops

Jul 19th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Mon Jul 19, 2010 11:35am EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – So what if “Inception” is incomprehensible? The costly sci-fi thriller opened at No. 1 at the weekend box office in North America on Sunday, pulling in $60.4 million from moviegoers happy to be vexed by one of the few big original pictures
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‘Inception’ dreams up big start with $62.8M debut (AP)

Jul 19th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES – Leonardo DiCaprio and Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi thriller “Inception” awakened the box office with a $62.8 million opening weekend. The top 20 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through Sunday, followed by distribution studio, gross, number of theater locations, average receipts per location, total gross and number of weeks in release, as
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Oscar speculation underway for "Inception"

Jul 19th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

By Gregg Kilday Mon Jul 19, 2010 1:19am EDT LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Can “Inception” safely dream of Oscar glory? That’s one conundrum that will linger long after average moviegoers have stopped debating the ambiguities of Christopher Nolan’s twisty new thrill ride into the subconscious. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences failed
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"Inception" leads box office, "Apprentice" flops

Jul 18th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Sun Jul 18, 2010 11:55am EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – So what if “Inception” is incomprehensible? The costly sci-fi thriller opened at No. 1 at the weekend box office in North America on Sunday, pulling in $60.4 million from moviegoers happy to be vexed by one of the few big original pictures
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‘Inception’ earns dreamy reception with $60.4M (AP)

Jul 18th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES – Leonardo DiCaprio and Christopher Nolan’s “Inception” is anything but a sleeper as the thriller opened big with $60.4 million and a No. 1 finish at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates Sunday. The Warner Bros. action tale about a team that sneaks into people’s dreams is DiCaprio’s biggest opening weekend,
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