MOVIES: ’Whos’ on first again at box office
Audiences are still listening to Horton and his Who pals.
“Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who,” 20th Century Fox’s animated adaptation of the beloved children’s book, remained the top movie for a second straight weekend with $25.1 million.
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MOVIES: 'Who' rules the box office
On the heels of a ubiquitous ad campaign and positive reviews, “Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who!” enjoyed the biggest debut of the year by taking in $45.1 million, according to studio estimates from box office trackers Nielsen EDI.
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- MOVIES: ’Whos’ on first again at box office Audiences are still listening to Horton and his Who pals.