View Full Version : New "Spider-Man" comes out swinging in box office win

07-08-2012, 01:00 PM
http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/9KGNZRnJF_uvcALtVMM9IQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9ODU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2012-07-08T154319Z_1_CBRE86717OI00_RTROPTP_2_FILM-US-BOXOFFICE.JPG (http://news.yahoo.com/spider-man-film-nets-65-million-box-office-154319133--sector.html)LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The new "Spider-Man" climbed to the top of movie box office charts with weekend sales of $65 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales, a smashing debut for the reinvented franchise about a web-slinging superhero. "The Amazing Spider-Man," starring Andrew Garfield in the role played by Tobey Maguire in three earlier installments, started strong with $7.5 million in midnight sales on Tuesday and remained so through the U.S. Independence Day holiday and the weekend. The 3D film has so far snared $140 million during its domestic run, distributor Sony Pictures said. ...

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