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China Box Office: 'Star Wars: Force Awakens' Rockets to Record $33M Opening Day

J.J. Abrams' blockbuster landed in the world's second-largest moviegoing market on Saturday.<p>The Force has awoken in China.<p>Disney and Lucasfilm's <i>Star</i> …

Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Zooms To Huge $32M Opening Day In China

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> has earned an estimated solid $32.1 million in its first day of play in China, with final figures going as high as $33m for its opening Saturday. For reference, that’s one of the biggest single-day grosses of all time in what is now the second biggest movie-going …

Film Industry

This Baby Stops Crying When He Hears The 'Star Wars' Imperial March

Darth Vader's theme helps 11-week-old Eli relax.<p>This little baby is a stormtrooper in training.<p>Adorable 11-week-old Eli stops crying whenever he hears the Imperial March from "Star Wars."<p>Eli was just 1 month old when his father, Micah Hayman, realized that the John Williams composition, known as …

Parenting

Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens in China

Seventh film in science fiction series still has a long way to go to beat Avatar in becoming highest grossing film of all time<p>The latest instalment of Star Wars has opened in cinemas across China, where its unpredictable popularity looks set to undermine expectations it would become the highest …

Box Office

Record-breaking 'Star Wars' movie opens in China

The record-breaking "Star Wars" opened Saturday in China, where it is far from certain to draw in enough moviegoers to knock off "Avatar" as the world's all-time biggest grossing movie.<p>"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is the highest ever grossing film in the North American market, where it was …

J.J. Abrams Wants Everyone to Stop Hating on 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

<b>J.J. Abrams</b> has had it with people hating on <i>Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens.</i> The movie is his brainchild and passion project—he literally …

Box Office: ‘The Revenant’ Chases $37 Million, Likely Topping ‘Force Awakens’

Leonardo DiCaprio’s survivalist drama “The Revenant” and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” are locked in a bitter battle at the multiplex this weekend. …

Movies

J.J. Abrams Knew Some Fans Would Call His ‘Star Wars’ A ‘Rip Off’ Of The Original

Joining The Hollywood Reporter Awards Chatter podcast, J.J. Abrams got a chance to open up and respond to fans and critics who have called <i>The Force Awakens</i> a bit too derivative of the original trilogy. If you’ve read Matty Granger’s review for <i>The Force Awakens</i> — a fine response to a recent …

'Star Wars' opens at record pace in China, Disney says | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Global blockbuster movie “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” broke records in China with an estimated $33 million in ticket sales on its first day in the world’s second-largest film market, Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) said on Saturday.<p>Cast member Daisy Ridley arrives at the China …

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Star Wars: Force Awakens opens big in China with $33m in first-day ticket sales

Star Wars: The Force Awakens broke records in China with an estimated $33m in ticket sales on its first day in the world’s second-largest film market, Walt Disney said on Saturday.<p>The figure represents the Disney film studio’s biggest opening day in China and the highest Saturday opening day in the …

Star Wars

Amazing Star Wars shadow art will awaken your wonder (pictures)

Fine-feathered friend<p>Shanghai-based artist Hong Yi, also known by her nickname, "Red," likes to make art out of unusual objects. In the past, she's created a portrait of Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei from sunflower seeds; a portrait of singer Adele from 1,500 melted tea lights; one of …

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Will 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' film opening in China break more records?

The record-breaking "Star Wars" opened Saturday in China, but it is unlikely that it will draw enough people in to knock off "Avatar" as the world's …

Box Office: Leonardo DiCaprio's 'The Revenant' Tops 'Star Wars' With Boffo $14.4M Friday

What do <i>U.S.</i> <i>Marshals</i>, <i>The Man With the Iron Mask</i>, <i>Grease</i> have in common? They are the three films that topped <i>Titanic</i> on the Friday night of their opening weekends even while falling to second place to James Cameron’s <i>Titanic</i> as the mighty blockbuster came towards the end of its reign at the top of the …

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'The Revenant' takes early lead over 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Director Alejandro G. Iñárritu's "The Revenant," a tale of against-all-odds survival in a brutal wilderness long ago, took an early lead in the weekend box-office race over the runaway hit space adventure set in a galaxy far, far away, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."<p>"The Revenant," inspired by the …

Film Industry

Why Star Wars 7 Is Not a "Complete Rip-Off," According to JJ Abrams

<b>THIS POST CONTAINS SOME STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS SPOILERS</b><p><i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> has been a big hit critically and commercially. But one piece of consistent criticism about the movie is that, for some, it feels somewhat familiar to the 1977 original. Now, director JJ Abrams has …

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J.J. Abrams: Lack of Rey toys for Star Wars: The Force Awakens 'preposterous'

Good news, <i>Star Wars</i> fans: Director J.J. Abrams is just as upset about the lack of Rey toys as fans are.<p>In recent weeks, <i>Star Wars</i> fans have been vocal …

Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Falls To 2nd Place On Friday, Still Topping $800M

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> may or may not win the weekend box office in its fourth frame of release. But for one night it’s the second place film, which says more about the over-performance of Leonardo DiCaprio’s <i>The Revenant</i> than anything to do with <i>Star Wars</i>. The Walt Disney sci-fi blockbuster …

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The Dota 2 International isn't until next week, but there are already 4,875 people tuned in to the stream

The fifth edition of The International Dota 2 Championships is set to kick off next week, filling the internet with wall-to-wall multiplayer battle action. It's going to be the most lucrative e-sports tournament yet, with a prize fund now surpassing $17.4 million — but if you want to get a real …