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Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' tops, 'Boyhood' shines
Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' tops, 'Boyhood' shines

It took a set of evolved primates to end the dominance of colossal transforming robots at the box office. "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” became king of the multiplex after taking in $73 million over the weekend in the U.S. and Canada, according to studio estimates. "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," the 3-D sequel to the 2011 blockbuster "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," took in an additional $31.1 from 26 international markets including Australia and South Korea, according to estimates. Twentieth Century Fox’s latest entry in the "Planet of the Apes" franchise, which cost $170 million to make, benefited from stellar reviews, positive...

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