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- June 12, 2001
Shrek Passes $175
Million - Atlantis 13th in Two Theaters
playing in only two theaters last weekend, grossed an amazing $329,011
to finish 13th at the box office last weekend. The strong showing is an
encouragement to Disney, which opens the film nationally this Friday.
The big weekend by Atlantis resulted in the movie having the highest
per screen average of all movies currently in theaters.
Mr. Bill Becomes
The commercials will
begin running in a few weeks and will feature the antics of Mr. Bill and
Spot at the expense of Mr. Hand. As part of the agreement there will be
an additional two new TV commercials that will air this fall.
Mac Alert: Beware
of The Simpsons Virus
The message is called "Secret Simpsons Episodes!" and when the attachment is open, it opens the victim's Outlook Express email program (not allowing the person to close it), deletes everything in the user's Sent folder then emails itself to everyone in the person's address folder.
The virus was first
discovered last Thursday.
News Link of the
Day - Pixar's New Digs Coddle Animators, Writers and Tech Heads
"Steve Jobs stood
just inside the main entrance to Pixar Animation Studios, gazing across
the broad atrium, flanked by sandblasted-steel bridges, that forms the
main artery of the building. Dozens of Pixar's 550 workers - animators,
computer technicians, writers, accountants - bustled around him, chatting,
listening to music on earphones, some riding metallic scooters
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