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  • Box Office: Jack the Giant Slayer Tops Slow Weekend

  • Jack the Giant Slayer opened at the No. 1 spot at the box office with $28 million, according to Box Office Mojo.
    The $195 million-budget modern take on the classic tale stars Nicholas Hoult as the titular character, as well as ...
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