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'American Sniper' passes 'Mockingjay - Part 1' as 2014's highest-grossing film
'American Sniper' passes 'Mockingjay - Part 1' as 2014's highest-grossing film

Move over, Katniss Everdeen. There's a new hero on top of the 2014 box office. "American Sniper," director Clint Eastwood's film about Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, passed "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1" as the highest-grossing film released last year, according to the latest weekend U.S. and Canada box office data. The war drama has pulled in an estimated $337.2 million domestically since its limited release on Christmas Day. The film crossed the $500-million mark worldwide, racking up $163 million internationally.  It edged ahead of the penultimate film in the blockbuster "Hunger Games" franchise,...

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