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  1. Kung Fu Panda 3 breaks animated film opening recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Echo

    However, " Kung Fu Panda 3 " debuted 21 percent below the 52.1 million dollars debut of last year's DreamWorks' animated film "Home" and 14 percent below the 47.7 million dollars opening weekend take of 2011's "Kung Fu Panda 2". The third film in the franchise was a joint venture between DreamWorks Animation and Oriental DreamWorks, a DWA spin-off founded by Chinese investors with the aim of producing films for the Chinese market.

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  2. "Kung Fu Panda 3" opens to lead North American box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Echo

    ... Gun" was almost invisible with less than US$1 million at 1,210 screens. That's down from the $47 million of Kung Fu Panda 2 , but not bad considering it's been nearly five years since the last movie was released. The picture, which stars Chris Pine, ...

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  3. "Kung Fu Panda 3" beats "The Revenant" to top box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Echo

    ... even while it came in on the lower end of expectations for DreamWorks Animation and behind the launch of Kung Fu Panda 2 five years ago. Chris Pine and Casey Affleck's period rescue drama "The Finest Hours" tanked with only $10.3 million in its ...

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  4. With Kung Fu Panda 3, DreamWorks' Chinese gamble looks like it's starting to pay offRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | South China Morning Post

    ... the movie will eventually gross US$150 million or more in the US, roughly in line with the results of 2011's Kung Fu Panda 2 . But international box-office numbers are expected to swell to about US$600 million - US$100 million more than the previous ...

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  5. Kung Fu Panda 3 directors talk Jackie Chan films and Angelina Jolie's childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... She worked her way up to the position of head of story on the first "Kung Fu Panda." She then directed "Kung Fu Panda 2," which became the highest-grossing film solely directed by a female director. (Disney's "Frozen," co-directed by Jennifer Lee ...

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  6. Movie review: 'Kung Fu Panda 3'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Examiner.com

    Watch a clip from "Kung Fu Panda 3," starring the voices of Jack Black, Angelina Jolie and Dustin Hoffman. Photo: DreamWorks Animation It has been five years since the release of " Kung Fu Panda 2 ," so it's easy to think that it would be hard to get back into the franchise with the long-awaited release of " Kung Fu Panda 3 ," which picks up not long after the last film left off.

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  7. Pandas take over DCRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | China Daily

    ... panda house. "My birthday is never like this," he said. Yuh, who became famous for her directorial debut of Kung Fu Panda 2 in 2011, said people would be surprised how much time it took to make everything from costumes to flowers authentic.

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  8. Kung Fu Panda 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... were assembled, beginning with director Jennifer Yuh Nelson, a 43-year old Korean American whose work on Kung Fu Panda 2 made her the highest-grossing female director of all time. For this installment, Nelson shares the big chair with longtime ...

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  9. Academy to present Oscar-week eventsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Post Magazine

    ... Theater in Beverly Hills. Yuh Nelson received an Oscar nomination in the Animated Feature Film category for "Kung Fu Panda 2" and is the director of the sequel "Kung Fu Panda 3," currently in theaters. The program will delve into the Animated Short ...

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  10. Family Film Blogging: Kung Fu Panda 3Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Conglomerate

    Having avoided seeing the most dreaded sequel this season , we did find ourselves in a rather sparse theater Friday evening watching Kung Fu Panda 3 . I can't believe I'm admitting this, but when Kung Fu Panda 2 ended, I did sort of want to know if Po would find his panda Dad.

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  11. Box Office: "Kung Fu Panda 3" karate chops competition for 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KFVS12

    ... the lowest grossing film in the franchise with 2008's Kung Fu Panda earning $60.7 million and 2011's Kung Fu Panda 2 grossing $47.6 million on their opening weekend. The Revenant continues to perform well at the domestic box office pulling in ...

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  12. Kung Fu Panda 3 kicks up $63.3m on its opening weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Echo

    In 2011, Kung Fu Panda 2 pulled in 125 million yuan in its opening weekend - a record at the time for China - before going on to make $92 million total. This may have been due to weak competition in theaters, the holiday surge of awards movies growing stale, a paltry offering of new weekend releases, and a seeming drought of animated films .

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  13. North America: Weekend Actuals: 'Kung Fu Panda 3' Leads with $41.3M...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Boxoffice

    ... million debut of last year's Home and 13 percent below the $47.66 million opening weekend take of 2011's Kung Fu Panda 2 (which was deflated a bit from opening on a Thursday). Without adjusting for ticket price inflation, Kung Fu Panda 3 did ...

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  14. 'Kung Fu Panda 3' dominates box office with $41M debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Examiner.com

    Typically, another sequel from DreamWorks just means new toys are coming to stores, but the studio does have its hits and Kung Fu Panda is definitely high up in the ranks and now the newest and apparent final entry in the series, Kung Fu Panda 3 has... "Kung Fu Panda 3" chopped up the competition at the box office over the weekend. The third installment of the DreamWorks animated franchise topped the North American box office with an estimated $41 million debut in its opening weekend, according to The Hollywood Reporter on Jan. 31. While it was enough to knock the Leonardo DiCaprio drama "The Revenant" from the box office top spot, the opening still lagged behind "Kung Fu Panda 2's" $47.7 million launch in 2011.

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  15. Box office hits and misses: Kung Fu Panda 3 beats The Revenant and Star WarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Digital Trends

    ... so far. The Kung Fu Panda franchise has seen diminishing returns with each installment so far, with 2011's Kung Fu Panda 2 opening to the tune of $47.6 million before going on to earn $165.2 million domestically, and the original Kung Fu Panda ...

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  16. 'Kung Fu Panda 3' Brings the HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Echo

    Opening on the same day as the US, Kung Fu Panda 3 earned nearly US$16m more at the Chinese box office, with the total expected to increase during the 15-day Spring Festival, which begins on February 7. From CNN and other foreign media's views, DreamWork Animation, producer of the series of Kung Fu Panda films, is making a big bet on Chinese moviegoers since there seem to be significant demand for the U.S. Blockbusters. Kung Fu Panda 3 easily topped the North American box office with a $41 million debut, even if it came in on the lower of expectations for DreamWorks Animation and behind the $47.7 million launch of Kung Fu Panda 2 five years ago.

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  17. Weekend Box Office Report: 'Kung Fu Panda 3' Tops, 'The Finest Hours' FlopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... doesn't bode well for part three, which may start struggling soon after it hits $100 million or so. However, Kung Fu Panda 2 was a bigger international hit than its predecessor and we should expect the same from Kung Fu Panda 3 , which should make a ...

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  18. 'Kung Fu Panda 3' karate-kicks the competition with $41 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Echo

    ... Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Lucy Liu, Jackie Chan and Seth Rogen, while Jennifer Yuh Nelson ( Kung Fu Panda 2 ) shares directing duties with Alessandro Carloni. The film has grossed over 138.1 million dollars after 24 days of wide ...

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  19. a Kung Fu Panda 3a kicks up $41M to dominate box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WQQL-FM Springfield

    ... "Kung Fu Panda 3," distributed by Fox for DreamWorks Animation, will finish its first weekend near 2011's "Kung Fu Panda 2," which opened with $47.7 million domestically on its way to $162.5 million. The 2008 original bowed to $60.2 million and ...

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  20. 'Kung Fu Panda' kicks up box office rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Echo

    ... even while it came in on the lower end of expectations for DreamWorks Animation and behind the launch of Kung Fu Panda 2 five years ago. Oscar contender The Revenant continues to do well with Leonardo DiCaprio's wilderness epic pulling in $12.4 ...

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