Truth, justice and the B.O. way

Fritz, Ben
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/28/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 62, p1
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The article reports on the box-office performance of the motion picture "Superman Returns" by Warner Bros. The film started playing with 10:00 P.M. shows at 3,915 theaters and expands to 4,065 around the U.S. Online ticketers reported strong but not record-breaking sales. The film is expected to generate over $112 million by July 4, 2006.


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