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'The Great Gatsby' gets release date

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Director Baz Luhrmann's film adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel "The Great Gatsby" is to open May 10, 2013, Warner Bros. announced Thursday.

Third 'Hobbit' film to open July 2014

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- The third and final installment of New Zealand director Peter Jackson's adaptation of "The Hobbit" will be released in July 2014, the film's distributor said.
'Great Gatsby' gets new release date

'Great Gatsby' gets new release date

BURBANK, Calif., Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Director Baz Luhrmann's 3D adaptation of "The Great Gatsby" will be released in theaters next summer, Hollywood's Warner Bros. Pictures said Monday.
'Cloud Atlas' gets October release date

'Cloud Atlas' gets October release date

BURBANK, Calif., June 22 (UPI) -- Warner Bros. Pictures says it has set an Oct. 26 opening date for "Cloud Atlas," starring Halle Berry and Tom Hanks, in North America.
'Potter' finale sets box-office records

'Potter' finale sets box-office records

BURBANK, Calif., July 13 (UPI) -- Hollywood's Warner Bros. Pictures says "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -- Part 2" has set box-office records days before it opens in theaters.
'Potter' earns $330M at global box office

'Potter' earns $330M at global box office

BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -- Part 1" earned $330.1 million worldwide during its first weekend in theaters, Hollywood's Warner Bros. Pictures said.
'Going' gets Labor Day date change

'Going' gets Labor Day date change

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Warner Bros. Pictures says it is pushing the U.S. opening of its comedy "Going the Distance" back a week.

'Knight' worldwide revenues exceed $1B

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- The total worldwide revenues for the U.S. blockbuster movie "The Dark Knight" have surpassed $1 billion, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. says.
'Speed Racer' to screen in IMAX too

'Speed Racer' to screen in IMAX too

LOS ANGELES, May 9 (UPI) -- IMAX Corp. and Warner Bros. Pictures said "Speed Racer" was to open in North America on 84 IMAX screens, simultaneously with the movie's wide release Friday.

'Star Wars' saga lives again on-screen

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Hollywood's "Star Wars" franchise lives again with a new animated feature film and TV series called "Star Wars: The Clone Wars," set to debut this year.

Potter beats Bond in box-office take

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Burbank's Warner Bros. Pictures said its Harry Potter series has grossed $4.47 billion, making it the most lucrative franchise in cinematic history.

IMAX film earns $50M at box office

LOS ANGELES , Sept. 5 (UPI) -- The IMAX underwater adventure "Deep Sea 3D" has earned more than $50 million in total gross box office receipts since it premiered in March 2006.

'Speed Racer' movie release moved up

LOS ANGELES, March 11 (UPI) -- The presidents of domestic and international distribution for Warner Bros. said the live action version of "Speed Racer" will open on May 9, 2008. Dan Fellman and Versonika Kwan-Rubinek made the announcement that the movie would open two weeks earlier tha

More movies being released in 3-D

LOS ANGELES, July 21 (UPI) -- Hollywood is turning to 50-year-old technology to keep theaters packed, releasing big budget movies in 3-D.
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