View Full Version : U.S. shooting keeps "Dark Knight" box office at low end of range

07-21-2012, 04:00 PM
http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/6ioW5CUn2z5PXpn69inm9w--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9ODU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2012-07-21T194821Z_1_CBRE86K1J0W00_RTROPTP_2_FILM-US-USA-SHOOTING-BOXOFFICE-OPENING.JPG (http://news.yahoo.com/u-shooting-keeps-dark-knight-box-office-low-194821691.html)LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Opening day ticket sales for Batman movie "The Dark Knight Rises" reached the low end of box office projections as some moviegoers appeared to steer clear of theaters on Friday after a fatal gun rampage at one of its early screenings. The film grossed $74 million on Friday in the United States and Canada and is seen generating $173 million by the end of the weekend, people with knowledge of industry figures said on Saturday. Official figures were not released by the distributor, Warner Bros. ...

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