LONDON - Rupert Murdoch's U.K. paybox BSkyB has greenlit natural history film "Pandas 3D" about endangered pandas living in China's Wolong National Nature Reserve.
Giant Pandas 3D
DreamWorks has been extremely savvy about keeping its animated movie franchises alive via television, including series versions of "Madagascar" and Kung Fu Panda" for Nickelodeon.
Many of Memorial Day weekend's moviegoers will be back in black -- though likely not enough to keep four-day holiday totals up to scratch with 2011.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
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