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Monday, July 10, 2006

"Aquaman's" box-office record is short-lived

Posted on Mon, Jul 10, 2006 at 10:50 AM

"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" did an incredible (estimated) $132 million weekend box office, beating the fictional ("Entourage") "Aquaman" mark of $116 million set a couple of weeks ago on the HBO series, and in reality carved up the previous mark set by "Spiderman" at $114 million. Read the weekend wrapup from Box Office Mojo here.

And it's all because of Keira Knightley. Way to go, Keira. Have a piece of celebratory cake on us.

Meanwhile, "Superman Returns" took a second-week tumble after a huge (and lengthy) seven-day opening of $119 million.

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