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FOX is announcing 2011-2012 midseason premiere dates for new and returning series, including the return of AMERICAN IDOL; the debuts of new dramas TOUCH, ALCATRAZ and THE FINDER; and the launch of new animated series NAPOLEON DYNAMITE.
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The world-famous World Wrestling Entertainment group is eager to bring their U.S. Championship steel cage match featuring Seth Rollins and Austin Theory to Nationwide Arena. Only one can come out on top in this drama-filled showcase of power and skill. Get comfortable in your seats as the WWE has a star-studded card of fights to keep you entertained throughout the evening.
Harrison Ford followedwith the opening of his latest film RandomHearts, directed by Sydney Pollack, whichgrossed $13M for a close second place finish. The Sony romantic drama featurestwo Oscar-nominated stars, Ford and TheEnglish Patient's Kristen Scott Thomas,as two people who fall for each other after learning their respective spouseswere having an affair. Launching very wide in 2,697 theaters, the $60MSony picture, which did not impress many top critics, averaged a moderate$4,825 per site. Though his action films are some of Hollywood's greatestbox office achievements, romance and drama are two genres that have alwaysbeen tough to master for Harrison Ford. Openings for the A-list actor'srecent releases include $16.5M for last year's SixDays, Seven Nights, $37.1M for 1997'sblockbuster smash Air Force One,and $14.3M for that same year's The Devil'sOwn. Sony distribution president JeffBlake noted that Random Hearts appealedmostly to patrons over 30 and that its Friday-to-Saturday increase wasa decent 30%.
George Clooney's GulfWar saga Three Kings tookthe third spot sliding just 24% in its second assault to an estimated $11.7Mfor the weekend. The $50M Warner Bros. action drama has grossed a solid$32.7M in ten days and has displayed strength in both midweek sales andits sophomore frame. A favorite among critics, ThreeKings could use this momentum to gross$70M domestically easily making it the highest-grossing film of Clooney'sfilm career outside of Batman & Robinwhich grossed $107.3M stateside but costmuch more to produce.
Four stories from Edgar Allan Poe:The Tell-Tale Heart, The Cask of Amontillado, The Raven and The Black Cat are told in the form of a staged radio drama, complete with sound effects and music. The prisoners of Leverett Street Jail, Death Warrant Division, await their fates as three of the doomed souls tell their stories, and we enter the mind of a fourth. 041b061a72