'Imitation Game' breaks into box office in big way

December 1, 2014 2:30 AM

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Audiences received a small taste of Benedict Cumberbatch's starring role in The Imitation Game this holiday weekend. And they liked it very much.

The Weinstein Company film shot to a $482,000 total over the Thanksgiving weekend in just four theaters. The $120,000 per theater opening is the second-highest mark this year, behind Wes Anderson's Grand Budapest Hotel, which checked in with $203,000 per theater in its spring release.

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