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

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Drew Taylor on Jun 10th, 2013 12:40PM

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...

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

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The Associated Press on Jun 9th, 2013 11:52AM

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. ...

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

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on Jun 6th, 2013 5:58PM

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...

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

Posted by
Tim Hayne on Jun 6th, 2013 3:38PM

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...

The 17 Most Terrifying Movie Masks

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jun 4th, 2013 4:28PM

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
Kelly Woo on Apr 3rd, 2013 3:45PM

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...

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