Traditionally Friday the 13th is a day of bad luck, but for Warner Bros./New Line it was a day of good fortune.
Oscar fever has started hitting the international markets, but only for "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" and "Slumdog Millionaire."
Day-and-date opener "Friday the 13th" opens at the European box office this weekend hoping to lure in Valentine's Day lovebirds looking for a fright.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%
Brad Pitt's star power and awards season buzz saw 13-time Oscar nommed "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" bow brightly in France, Spain and the U.K. this weekend.
"The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," taking advantage of its 13 Oscar nominations, ruled the weekend's international moviegoing with $31 million at 5,126 playdates in 47 markets.
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