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Moviefone 5: Where 'The Purge' Franchise Goes From Here

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Drew Taylor on June 10, 2013

Universal This weekend's box office featured a truly amazing upset -- "The Purge," a micro-budgeted thriller made a staggering $36.4 million, handily trumping the starry, outrageously expensive come...

Weekend Box Office: 'The Purge' Scares Up $36.4 Million

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The Associated Press on June 9, 2013

Universal NEW YORK (AP) - The suspense thriller "The Purge" topped the weekend box office with a shocking $36.4 million that doubled industry expectations, according to studio estimates Sunday. A...

Weekend Movies: 'The Internship,' 'The Purge,' 'Much Ado About Nothing' (VIDEO)

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Dana Taddeo on June 6, 2013

Comedy, horror, and Shakespeare all wrapped into one weekend? How could this be?! This weekend marks the release of three very different movies: "The Internship," "The Purge," and "Much Ado Abou...

'The Purge' Review: 10 Things You Should Know About the Home Invasion Horror/Thriller

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Tim Hayne on June 6, 2013

Universal Ah, to live in a world with one percent unemployment and a nearly non-existent crime rate. When you consider the world today, it seems a far-off dream. But what if that could be achie...

The 17 Most Terrifying Movie Masks

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on June 4, 2013

As if the concept of a night when all crime is legal isn't scary enough, in the new thriller "The Purge," Ethan Hawke's nice family is terrorized by strangers in ironically cheery plastic masks -- and...

'The Purge' Trailer: For One Night Only, Criminals Get a Free Pass

Posted by
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Imagine that for one night only, criminals could do whatever they wanted -- steal, rape, kill. Once a year, they can legally commit all sorts of heinous acts.That's the logic-defying premise of "The P...

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