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December 6, 2016

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Leftovers 'Moana,' 'Fantastic Beasts' rule box office again
Monday, December 5, 2016
Audiences came back for a second helping of "Moana" and "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" this weekend. Both family-friendly films topped the post-Thanksgiving box office charts, with "Moana" bringing in $28.4 million and "Fantastic Beasts" earning $18.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday ...
'Moana' cruises with $81.1M Thanksgiving weekend
Monday, November 28, 2016
isney's South Pacific animated tale "Moana" fell short of a "Frozen"-sized debut but nevertheless dominated the Thanksgiving box office with an estimated $81.1 million over the five-day weekend ...
'Fantastic Beasts' spins magic, 'Billy Lynn's' tanks
Sunday, November 20, 2016
Harry Potter spinoff "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" cast a spell over audiences in its debut, summoning $75 million according to studio estimates Sunday and unseating "Doctor Strange" from the top spot ...
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‘Michael Jackson One’ keeps King of Pop’s spirit fresh
Friday, November 18, 2016
Creative choreography and unusual acts highlight Cirque du Soleil's homage to the legend.
Moviegoers rush to 'Doctor Strange,' 'Arrival' post-election
Monday, November 14, 2016
Moviegoers drained by the drama of the presidential election sought refuge at the movies over the weekend, where ticket sales were robust for just about everything ...
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Stressed post-election New Yorkers vent on subway notes
Saturday, November 12, 2016
New Yorkers struggling with post-election stress have found an outlet for the blues — by pouring their political souls onto sticky notes that fill walls of a Manhattan subway station ...
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Michael Keaton to play villain in upcoming Spider-man reboot
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Michael Keaton is returning to his superhero roots, this time as a villain, in next year's Spider-man …
'Doctor Strange' spins magic at re-energized box office
Sunday, November 6, 2016
A strong batch of new films drew audiences to the theaters in large numbers this weekend, including Marvel's "Doctor Strange," the animated "Trolls" and Mel Gibson's WWII drama "Hacksaw Ridge," effectively waking up the sleepy fall box office ...
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The surreal life of the Jabbawockeez
Friday, November 4, 2016
Playful and imaginative, the dance troupe will make you think you're dreaming.
Perry's 'Madea' stuns Hanks' 'Inferno' in box office upset
Sunday, October 30, 2016
In a surprise victory at the weekend box office, Tyler Perry's "Boo! A Madea Halloween" toppled another A-lister as Tom Hanks' and Ron Howard's new Dan Brown adaption, "Inferno," went up in flames. Perry's latest movie about his tough-talking grandmother remained No. 1 for the second straight week with an estimated $16.7 million ...
Tyler Perry's 'Madea' tops Cruise's 'Jack Reacher' sequel
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Tyler Perry bested Tom Cruise at the box office this weekend. Perry's "Boo! A Madea Halloween" opened in the top spot with an estimated $27.6 million, edging Cruise's "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" into second place, according to studio estimates Sunday ...
Q+A: Filmmaker discusses worker safety, deaths on Strip construction sites
Q+A: Filmmaker discusses worker safety, deaths on Strip construction sites
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Inspired by the Las Vegas Sun's Pulitzer Prize-winning 2009 investigation into the deaths of construction workers on the Las Vegas Strip, filmmaker Jordan Ehrlich has created a documentary, "The Cost of Construction" …
Affleck's 'The Accountant' tops charts with $24.7 million
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Ben Affleck is still a box office draw outside of the bat suit. His new thriller "The Accountant" opened to a chart-topping $24.7 million this weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday ...
'Girl on the Train' steamrolls Parker's 'Birth of a Nation'
Sunday, October 9, 2016
ropelled by the popularity of Paula Hawkins' best-seller, the adaptation of "The Girl on the Train" led North American theaters in ticket sales with $24.7 million, according to studio estimates Sunday ...
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'The Million Dollar Quartet' revisits a meeting of musical giants
Friday, October 7, 2016
What do you know? The fabulous facts about some of rock ’n’ roll’s most famous songs.