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"Gravity" pulls in over $170 million

Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 00:59

Oct. 20 - For the third weekend in a row, 3-D space thriller ''Gravity'' rockets to the top of box office charts, earning over $170 million in ticket sales since its release. Gavino Garay reports.

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For the third weekend a row, "Gravity" starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney rockets to the top of box office charts with $31 million in ticket sales. The 3-D Oscar hopeful has had overall ticket sales of more that $170 million. The movie about astronauts floating through zero-gravity space has wowed critics with its special effects. And for a second consecutive weekend, "Captain Phillips" starring Tom Hanks, is at the helm of second place at the box office, with $17.3 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales. The movie, based on a true story, tells the tale of a cargo ship taken over by Somali pirates, and its American captain who was held hostage.

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"Gravity" pulls in over $170 million

Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 00:59