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Is Hollywood's summer slump finally coming to an end?
Is Hollywood's summer slump finally coming to an end?

Godzilla couldn't do it. Spidey couldn't do it. Tom Cruise couldn't do it. In the end, history may show that it took the combined forces of a gun-toting space raccoon, a talking tree and four crime-fighting turtles to finally break Hollywood's Great Summer Slump of 2014.  Since early May, the box office news has been almost unremittingly grim. While the film business entered the vitally important summer movie season running 9% ahead of 2013 thanks to hits like "The Lego Movie" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," just when Hollywood should have been kicking into a higher gear, the industry seemed to blow a gasket. With a...

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