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Box office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' still king, 'Purge' No. 2
Box office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' still king, 'Purge' No. 2

A raunchy romantic comedy, an anarchy thriller and an animated kids' flick weren’t enough to unseat the evolved primates ruling the box office. “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” the 3-D sequel to the 2011 blockbuster "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," took in $36 million in the U.S. and Canada during its second weekend at the multiplex, according to studio estimates. Twentieth Century Fox’s latest entry in the "Planet of the Apes" franchise, which cost $170 million to make, continued to benefit from positive reviews, strong word of mouth and the strong performance of its 2011 predecessor. The second-weekend numbers brought the...

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