SUNDAY CENTS: Box office is a Festivus miracle!

Posted by · 2:18 pm · December 27th, 2009

*All historical figures cited are adjusted to today’s dollars. Holy shit. There’s no other way to describe the box office this weekend, which may well go down as the most attended three days on record. Nearly 35 million tickets were sold and three films grossed more than $50 million each. The number one movie for […]

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SUNDAY CENTS: Pandora’s tops

Posted by · 12:03 pm · December 20th, 2009

*All historical figures cited are adjusted to today’s dollars. Alright, let’s get down to brass tacks. “Avatar” is the number one movie of the weekend with a $73 million gross. This is an enormous figure, there’s no two ways about it. It’s the fourth-biggest December debut of all time. It’s the 26th-biggest debut of all […]

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FRIDAY FORECAST: Blue boon

Posted by · 3:46 pm · December 18th, 2009

*All historical figures cited are adjusted to today’s dollars. It’s “Avatar” day people! The day some of us have been waiting for! The movie has been hyped for years and if you listen to the critics, James Cameron has delivered. The man has a pretty impeccable box office history and is belatedly coming off the […]

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