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'The Hunger Games' Movie: One of Biggest Debuts Ever? + Trailing 'The Dark Knight' & Beating 'Twilight'

The Hunger Games with Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson March 26, '12, update: Gary Ross' highly successful film version of Suzanne Collins' bestseller The Hunger Games took in $152.53 million (including $19.75 million from Thursday midnight screenings) at 4,137 locations in North America this weekend, March 23-25, according to box office actuals found at Box Office Mojo. That's about $2.5 million less than Lionsgate's estimates released yesterday morning. The film's per-theater average was $36,871. Even so, as reported yesterday The Hunger Games had the third biggest debut ever in the U.S. and Canada in terms of box office receipts (ignoring inflation). The futuristic adventure saga starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth is now behind only the $169.2 million earned […]


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'The Hunger Games' Movie: One of Biggest Debuts Ever? + Trailing 'The Dark Knight' & Beating 'Twilight'



Max von Sydow & Demián Bichir + George Clooney & Brad Pitt

George Clooney and Max von Sydow George Clooney and Max Von Sydow chat away at the Oscar Nominees Luncheon held on Monday, Feb. 6, '12, in Beverly Hills. Clooney is a Best Actor nominee for Alexander Payne's The Descendants. Von Sydow is a Best Supporting Actor nominee for Stephen Daldry's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. (Image: Todd Wawrychuk / © A.M.P.A.S.) Clooney's competition for the Best Actor Academy Award consists of Demián Bichir for Chris Weitz's A Better Life, Brad Pitt for Bennett Miller's Moneyball, Gary Oldman for Tomas Alfredson's Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, and Jean Dujardin for Michel Hazanavicius' The Artist. In the acting categories, Clooney has three previous Oscar nominations: he won as Best Supporting Actor for Stephen […]


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Max von Sydow & Demián Bichir + George Clooney & Brad Pitt



Nick Nolte & Kenneth Branagh: Oscar Nominees Luncheon

The Nick Nolte movie that earned him a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination this year was Gavin O'Connor's Warrior. In the photo, Nolte, among whose movies are The Deep, 48 Hrs., Hotel Rwanda, and Arthur, is seen at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Oscar Nominees Luncheon in Beverly Hills, California, on Monday, February 6, 2012. Meryl Streep can be seen applauding him in the – upper left – background. Nolte, by the way, turns 71 on Feb. 8. (Image: Greg Harbaugh / © A.M.P.A.S.) Nick Nolte Nick Nolte has two previous Academy Award nominations, both in the Best Actor category. His first was for the Barbra Streisand-directed melodrama Prince of Tides (1991), in which he plays a […]


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Nick Nolte & Kenneth Branagh: Oscar Nominees Luncheon