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Sunday - August 26, 2001
- James and the Giant Peach Special Edition
- Dragonball Z Soundtracks Released
- Weekend Box Office Estimates
- News Link of the Day - BBC News on Shrek

James and the Giant Peach Special Edition
(by A special edition DVD of Walt Disney's PG-rated James and the Giant Peach
will hit stores on Tuesday. Besides containing the stop motion animated movie in both regular and widescreen mode, the DVD also offers a featurette on the movie and a James and the Giant Peach music video. The price of the DVD is $17.24.

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Dragonball Z Soundtracks Released
(by Two Dragonball Z soundtracks have been released, courtesy of Faulconer Production Music. The first CD is titled Best of Dragonball Z - Volume 1 and the second CD is titled Trunks Compendium. Currently the soundtracks are only available for sale from the company's Website at

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Weekend Box Office Estimates
(by Here are estimates for the top 10 movies at the box office:

American Pie 2 - $12.8 million
Rush Hour 2 - $11.4 million
Jay & Silent Bob Strike - $11.1 million
The Others - $8.6 million
Rat Race - $8.3 million
Summer Catch - $7.5 million
The Princess Diaries - $6.7 million
Captain Corelli's Mandolin - $3.9 million
Ghost of Mars - $3.8 million
Planet of the Apes - $3.5 million

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News Link of the Day - BBC News on Shrek and U.S. Box Office Success

According to BBC News:

"...But Dreamworks cartoon comedy Shrek has been the biggest movie hit of the summer, achieving $260m (£180m) in ticket sales. It has proved the first major blockbuster for Dreamworks' animation division.

Consistently strong box office numbers week on week helped Shrek see off rivals who peaked at number one on release and then dropped sales..."

Click here for the full story.

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