TITLE

'ICE AGE' STILL HOT O'SEAS

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/1/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 20, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the domination of the animated film "Ice Age: The Meltdown" from Fox Entertainment Group Inc. in the international box office. It has been on the top of the international box office for the fifth straight week and has become the first film to do it since "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe." Rounding the top five are "Scary Movie 4," "Eight Below," "Inside Man" and "V for Vendetta."
ACCESSION #
20773387

 

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