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January 20, 2013

Chastain films take top two spots at box office

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Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at U.S. and Canadian theaters, according to Hollywood.com. Where available, latest international numbers are also included. Final domestic figures will be released Tuesday.

1. “Mama,” $28.1 million.

2. “Zero Dark Thirty,” $17.6 million. ($770,000 international.)

3. “Silver Linings Playbook,” $11.4 million. ($700,000 international.)

4. “Gangster Squad,” $9.1 million. ($5.7 million international.)

5. “Broken City,” $9 million.

6. “A Haunted House,” $8.3 million. ($1.6 million international.)

7. “Django Unchained,” $8.2 million. ($48.1 million international.)

8. “Les Miserables,” $7.8 million. ($19.4 million international.)

9. “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” $6.4 million. ($13.2 million international.)

10. “The Last Stand,” $6.3 million. ($1.3 million international.)

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Estimated weekend ticket sales at international theaters (excluding the U.S. and Canada) for films distributed overseas by Hollywood studios, according to Rentrak:

1. “Django Unchained,” $48.1 million.

2. “Life of Pi,” $20.7 million.

3. “Les Miserables,” $19.4 million.

4. “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” $13.2 million.

5. “Jack Reacher,” $11.8 million.

6. “Wreck-It Ralph,” $8.2 million.

7. “The Impossible,” $7.9 million.

8. “Man on the Edge,” $7.5 million.

9. “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters,” $7.3 million.

10. “Gangster Squad,” $5.7 million.

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Online:

http://www.hollywood.com

http://www.rentrak.com

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Universal and Focus are owned by NBC Universal, a unit of Comcast Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and Fox Searchlight are owned by News Corp.; Warner Bros. and New Line are units of Time Warner Inc.; MGM is owned by a group of former creditors including Highland Capital, Anchorage Advisors and Carl Icahn; Lionsgate is owned by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.; IFC is owned by AMC Networks Inc.; Rogue is owned by Relativity Media LLC.

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