Weekend Box Office Preview

June 2006
Daily Variety;6/9/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 49, p35
Trade Publication
The article presents a listing of films for release as of June 2006. The release of Focus Features' "The Return" has been moved from September 1 November 17, 2006. Sony Pictures moved the premiere of "Little Man" from July 5 to July 14, 2006. The animated film "Cars" is expected to surpass the opening box office revenue of "Finding Nemo."


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