"The Wizard of Oz" origins pic scores the third-best March opening of all time; enjoys sizeable bump on Saturday thanks to families.
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Disney's "Oz the Great and Powerful" beats both new films with impressive $42.2 million to become top-grossing film of 2013; the tentpole's global total through Sunday is $281.8 million.
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The Disney tentpole's North American debut is bested only by Marvel pic "The Avengers"; the threequel has taken in a massive $504.8 million internationally, led by China with $63.5 million.
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The animated pic tops the Friday chart with $11.6 million, while "Olympus" pulls in a better-than-expected $10.6 million to place No. 2; Tina Fey-Paul Rudd comedy "Admission" comes in a soft No. 5 with $2 million.
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The Tina Fey-Paul Rudd comedy "Admission" also opens, while "Spring Breakers" expands nationwide into more than 1,000 theaters; limited releases include "The Sapphires" and Lindsay Lohan's "InAPPropriate Comedy."
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An overall soft weekend sees Dwayne Johnson's "Snitch" place No. 2 with $13 million, while micro-budgeted "Dark Skies" debuts to $8.9 million; holdover kids pic "Escape from Planet Earth" rises up the chart.
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The 2013 box office has been stuck in a bit of a rut.
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There was thievery this weekend at the box office, with Identity Thief stealing the No. 1 spot. Starring Jason Bateman, Jon Favreau, and Melissa McCarthy, director Seth Gordon's R-rated road comedy was eviscerated by critics, but it raked in $36.6 mil in its opening weekend, according to studio estimates.
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The Robert Downey Jr. pic is breaking records in many markets; marking the first tentpole of summer, the threequel doesn't open in North America until May 3.
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The Bruce Willis action pic is now expected to top the full Presidents Day weekend with $30 million for a five day debut of $38.3 million; "Safe Haven" on course for five day opening of $35 million but beat by "Identity Thief" for the weekend itself.
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