Disney Gets Some Much-Needed Breathing Room From Beauty and the Beast's Blockbuster Success

Disney's (DIS) television business may be in an uncertain transition, but its film operation is on fire.

Beauty and the Beast generated a stunning $170 million at U.S. movie theatre over the weekend, eclipsing movie analysts' forecast for box-office sales in the range of $130 million to $150 million. Beauty's record-breaking debut for a Disney film follows a year in which the world's largest entertainment company posted the three biggest U.S. movies of 2016: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Finding Dory and Captain America: Civil War....478 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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