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Box office update: 'Cinderella' falls short of 'Maleficent' debut
Box office update: 'Cinderella' falls short of 'Maleficent' debut

Though Disney's "Cinderella" enchanted audiences over the weekend, the film fell short of its studio-estimated $70.1-million debut. According to final studio estimates released on Monday, the live-action version of the classic fairy tale pulled in $67.9 million in the U.S. and Canada. That puts it just behind the opening for Disney's "Maleficent," which stars Angelina Jolie. That live-action film, a spinoff from "Sleeping Beauty," debuted to $70 million in May 2014 and went on to gross $241.4 million in the U.S. and Canada. "Cinderella," directed by Kenneth Branagh, cost about $95 million to produce. The film...

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