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Box office: 'Tomorrowland' grabs $725,000 in limited Thursday opening
Box office: 'Tomorrowland' grabs $725,000 in limited Thursday opening

Hoping for a utopian future at the box office, Disney's "Tomorrowland" scored a solid $725,000 in its limited Thursday night opening.  The latest theme park-based film from the Burbank studio opened in 701 U.S. theaters for pre-shows, which is fewer than the typical Thursday night run for a major release. That makes it difficult to judge what the number portends for the movie, which stars George Clooney and relative newcomer Britt Robertson.  But the one-day average of $1,077 per theater bodes well. Based on rough extrapolations by the studio, it might have pulled in $2.5 million or more if it had gone into a more typical 2,500 theaters. The movie is...

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