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While pricey productions like “After Earth,” “The Lone Ranger” and “R.I.P.D.” have bombed this summer, movies with superheroes have continued to prove alluring to audiences. The top two grossing films since May are “
In recent years, the 44-year-old actor has had a mixed track record at the box office. “
“The Wolverine” is the only new film hitting theaters nationwide this weekend, though CBS Films will open its low-budget R-rated comedy “The To Do List” in roughly 600 locations. The $1.5-million production featuring “Parks and Recreation” star
[For the record, 1:53 p.m.: An earlier version of this post said "The Wolverine" had a budget of over $200 million. In fact, the budget was around $120 million.]