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Kung Fu Panda 3 breaks animated film opening record
- February 01, 2016

At the US box office, the movie showed plenty of punch as well, earning $41 million - a total that means it was almost as well-received as Kung Fu Panda 2 , which made $47.7 million its first weekend in 2011, according to Reuters . 6 million ), " The 5th Wave " (7 million), "Fifty Shades of Black" (6.2 million) and " 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi" (6 million). Starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, and Eric Bana, the inspirational drama did earn an A- CinemaScore, but it only ... (more...)
Kung Fu Panda 3 Kung Fu-ed the Record Books
- February 01, 2016

KFP-3 was produced by DWA and Oriental DreamWorks, with backing from the China Film Group (CFG). Taking the No. 1 spot at the box office in commanding fashion is " Kung Fu Panda 3 ", bringing in an estimated $41 million . Disney and Lucasfilm's " Star Wars: The Force Awakens " came in No. 4. The $80 million production is a dramatization of the true-life Coast Guard rescue of over 30 men off the coast of Cape Cod in 1952 and stars Chris Pine, Casey Affleck and Eric Bana. (more...)
Korea Box Office: 'Kung Fu Panda 3' Opens on Top
- February 01, 2016

But it's the numbers from the film's China debut that were most impressive. With the third installment Kung Fu Panda , DreamWorks has successfully made its mark at the box office while retaining creative integrity. The voice cast of Kung Fu Panda 3 sees the return of franchise stars Jack Black , Angelina Jolie , Dustin Hoffman , Lucy Liu , Jackie Chan and Seth Rogen , while Jennifer Yuh Nelson ( Kung Fu Panda 2) shares directing duties with Alessandro Carloni. (more...)
Trump Calls Cruz 'An Anchor Baby In Canada'
- February 01, 2016

Fox News said on Tuesday the war of words escalated behind the scenes over the weekend, and accused Trump's campaign manager of "terrorizations" against Kelly. Viewership for the three Democratic debates has ranged between 8.6 million and 15.8 million, and a study released by the Pew Research Center offers some insights into to why the GOP debates are more popular television events. (more...)
'Kung Fu Panda 3' tops box office, 'Finest Hours' flounders
- February 01, 2016

The movie has topped the weekend box office list with its $41 million opening. " Kung Fu Panda 3 " had a huge opening weekend in China, both setting the record for the nation's best-opening animated film and surpassing the movie's US opening that same weekend. (more...)
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
- January 31, 2016

Former Flint Mayor Dayne Walling, who lost his re-election bid in November amid the water crisis, said newly released emails by Snyder showed that the governor's staffers disregarded Flint's plight because of the city's demographics. But while they and those whose job it is to keep the waterways that make up the city's water supply-the Schuylkill and Delaware Rivers-clean do their best, water pollution threats that they can't control are always on the horizon, according to environmental ... (more...)