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20th Century Fox
'The Big Year' (10/14)
Opening: $3,251,884 on 2,150 screens (per-screen: $1,513)
Welcome to Hollywood economics in 2011, where a film with three major stars (Steve Martin, Jack Black and Owen Wilson) can barely top $3 million on opening weekend. That breaks down to a little more than $1 million per star. Here's guessing you won't see many bird-watching comedies in theaters any time soon.