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Anti-Obama documentary does surprisingly well on slow weekend

Anti-Obama documentary does surprisingly well on slow weekend

With the Republican National Convention set to kick off this week, an anti-Obama documentary did surprisingly well at the box office on one of the slowest moviegoing weekends of the year.

The No. 1 film was still "The Expendables 2," which claimed the top spot for the second consecutive weekend. The movie starring aging action heroes saw its ticket sales fall 53% to $13.5 million, raising its overall total to $52.3 million, according to an estimate from distributor Lionsgate. The original "Expendables" had collected $65.4 million during the same time period in 2010.

But the real story at the box office this weekend was "2016: Obama's America," a...

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