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Monsters University Earns #1 at Box Office

Monsters University earned Pixar its 14th consecutive #1 opening weekend film in North America. Early weekend estimates from Box Office Mojo show Monsters U earning $82 million this weekend. This is $16 million more than Brave earned in its opening … Continue reading

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Is Brave A Box Office Disappointment?

Brave has nearly ended its theatrical run and while it was certainly considered a success by most, if you dig a little deeper, the numbers weren’t as good as you might have thought. Brave‘s total worldwide box office is currently … Continue reading

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Pixar Bytes: Cars 2 Drops, Lewis Leaves Pixar, Brave Plot, etc.

The Good News? Cars 2 earned more than $26 at the North American box office in its 2nd week. The bad? That’s a 60% drop over the first week’s total and the biggest 2nd week drop ever for a Pixar … Continue reading

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Pixar Bytes: Cars 2 B.O., Lasseter, Hawaiian Vacation

As I’m sure you know, Cars 2 is off to a great start at the box office. Through Tuesday, June 28th, it’s grossed $80.1 million in North America and nearly $43 million internationally. I’m not a huge box office guy, … Continue reading

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Toy Story 3 Approaches $750 Million Worldwide

Toy Story 3 continues to exceed expectations at the worldwide box office. With recent recent breaking openings in the UK and Spain, Lee Unkrich’s film has grossed over $351 million internationally and is currently the 36th highest grossing film worldwide … Continue reading

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Toy Story 3 – #1 Pixar Film Ever in North America!

Congratulations! It’s official. Toy Story 3 passed Finding Nemo yesterday to become Pixar’s highest grossing film in North America. Lee Unkrich’s film has now grossed over $342 million in North America. It has an outside chance to reach $400 million, … Continue reading

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Pixar Bytes: Toy Story 3 Tour, Succession Planning & More

A very cool Pixar video tour/interview conducted by The Guardian. There’s interviews with Bob Whitehill, Bobby Podesta, Mike Venturini and Lee Unkrich.  The Economist looks at the long terms plans for Pixar when it comes to succession planning . They … Continue reading

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Pixar Bytes: Box Office Update, Miyazaki & TS3 Stills

Toy Story 3 was #1 at the box office for the 2nd weekend in a row. It earned $59.3 million and has now grossed $235 million in North America (and over $100 million internationally). I expect the film to easily … Continue reading

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Toy Story 3 Catch Up

By now, many of you have seen Toy Story 3, others are still waiting for it to open in their country. North American box office was huge over the weekend ($110 million) and on Monday ($15.6 million) setting new records … Continue reading

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Up: New Oscar Ad + International Box Office

A gorgeous new Oscar ad for Up was recently unveiled in Variety. It does a great job capturing the love (and loss) of Carl and Ellie. As usual, this pic is courtesy of Awards Daily. More good news as Up … Continue reading

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