Multihyphenates

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Random thoughts on pilots I've seen

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Been slowly making my way through the pilot screeners that have been piling up on my desk for the past two weeks. In all good conscience, I won't violate the sacred not-for-review covenant of not…

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Changing of the NBC guard

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It appears that the scepter at NBC is about to be handed to Ben Silverman, the agent-cum-producer who's made a name for himself in recent years as the packaging force behind NBC's "The Office" and…

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Why Wounded Knee still resonates

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The Memorial Day weekend timing of the premiere of HBO's "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" is entirely appropriate. The massacre of about 300 members of the Lakota Sioux tribe at a camp near the banks…

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A 'carbon neutral' roast

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I'm all for being kind to mother Earth but in the past few months the level of sanctimonious marketing-speak about the film and TV biz going 'carbon neutral' has been getting to the gag-me state. At…

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The great Gelbart

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Anybody who wrote for Jack Paar, Bob Hope, Danny Thomas and Sid Caesar in their heydays, palled around with Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner and lived to tell funny stories about it deserves all the kudos…

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Domestic Film DAILY

PROVIDED BY: Box Office

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    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    Daily Gross:$5.1M

    Cume to07.22.14: $148.5M

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

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    Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
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    The Purge: Anarchy

    Daily Gross:$3.6M

    Cume to07.22.14: $36.7M

    The Purge: Anarchy

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    Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
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    Planes: Fire and Rescue

    Daily Gross:$2.3M

    Cume to07.22.14: $21.7M

    Planes: Fire and Rescue

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    Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%

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