Will ‘Beauty’ be a blockbuster?

Adriene Hill Mar 17, 2017
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Will ‘Beauty’ be a blockbuster?

Adriene Hill Mar 17, 2017
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Disney’s new, live-action movie, “Beauty and the Beast,” opens this weekend. The movie has set a record for advanced ticket sales for a family film. And it could be one of the top March openings ever. 

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