Variety's critics debate the highs and lows of an unusually paranoid and post-apocalyptic summer movie season.
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Legendary Entertainment and Warner Bros. had a big problem on their hands last week: Low tracking numbers for "Pacific Rim" - the last thing any producer wants to see before releasing an expensive…
Honoree from the mean streets of Hollywood now transitioning to the fast track of multi-media brand building.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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Four Tops lead singer Levi Stubbs, one of the defining voices of Motown Records in the 1960s, died Friday at his home in Detroit. He was 72.