A trite and tangled potboiler that, despite its polemical pretensions, is just a glorified Korean domestic drama with classier couture and shapelier champagne flutes.
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$53.1M Warner Brothers 8.39%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.8M Cumulative:$37.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 25.59%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$55.5M Universal Pictures 30.22%