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How Do You Know Off to a Slow Start

Sony reportedly spent $120 million on the Reese Witherspoon rom-com, but the James L. Brooks film made just $2.9 million on its opening night. That's only about $117 million left to go! Meanwhile, Tron, with a $170 million budget, made $18 million last night. With fanboys out of of school for the holidays, Tron seems to have a much better chance of making back its budget here and saving its studio from shame. [Deadline]