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2008-06-15 12:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Don't let high gas prices and rising airfare put a damper on your summer travel plans. If you're heading to the theme park capital of the world, there's plenty new to see and do. Last year, despite a year-to-year decrease in Florida tourism for the first time since 2001, the state's giant theme parks still saw more tourists. And for the first time in recent memory, each of them has a new major attraction to keep the turnstiles churning as tourism rebounds this year. So take...

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2007-02-13 11:35:00

GLENDALE, Calif. -- A cocky race car that learns the wisdom of slowing down won the race for best animated feature Sunday at the 34th annual Annie Awards, honoring achievements in feature film and television animation. "Cars," from The Walt Disney Co. and Pixar Animation Studios, defeated a crowd of contenders that included "Happy Feet" from Warner Bros., "Over the Hedge," from DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (DWA), "Monster House" from Sony Pictures, a division of Sony Corp. (SNE), and "Open...

2006-06-12 15:02:05

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Cars," the latest animated feature from newly merged Walt Disney Co. and Pixar Animation Studios, zoomed into first place at North American theaters with weekend ticket sales of $62.8 million, but failed to do as well as some industry experts expected. It was Disney-Pixar's third-biggest weekend debut and the team's seventh straight hit. While the movie did better than Deutsche Bank's forecast of a $60 million opening, it failed to meet...

2006-06-12 14:53:46

Corrects name of actress in paragraph seven to Bonnie Hunt from Helen Hunt. By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Cars," the latest animated feature from newly merged Walt Disney Co. and Pixar Animation Studios, zoomed into first place at North American theaters with weekend ticket sales of $62.8 million, but failed to do as well as some industry experts expected. It was Disney-Pixar's third-biggest weekend debut and the team's seventh straight hit. While the movie did better...

2006-06-12 01:47:37

By Brian Fuson LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - On its first lap in North American theaters, the latest Disney-Pixar offering "Cars" sped to the box-office finish line in first place with an estimated $62.8 million -- the fifth-biggest opening of all-time for an animated film and third best for Pixar. But while the debut of the seventh picture from team Disney-Pixar proved a company best for the distributor in June, and a personal best for director John Lasseter and voice-over...

2006-06-11 18:39:38

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Cars," the latest animated feature from newly merged Walt Disney Co. and Pixar Animation Studios, zoomed into first place at North American theaters with weekend ticket sales of $62.8 million, but failed to do as well as some industry experts expected. It was Disney-Pixar's third-biggest weekend debut and the team's seventh straight hit. While the movie did better than Deutsche Bank's forecast of a $60 million opening, it failed to meet...

2006-06-11 15:51:24

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Cars," the latest animated feature from newly merged Walt Disney Co. and Pixar Animation Studios, zoomed past "The Break-Up," starring real-life celebrity couple Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn, to finish first in North American theaters this weekend. "Cars," the cinematic tale of a talking hot rod named Lightning McQueen, brought in $62.8 million during its opening weekend, box office tracking firm Exhibitor Relations Co. Inc. said on...

2006-06-11 15:50:00

By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES -- "Cars," the latest animated feature from newly merged Walt Disney Co. and Pixar Animation Studios, zoomed past "The Break-Up," starring real-life celebrity couple Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn, to finish first in North American theaters this weekend. "Cars," the cinematic tale of a talking hot rod named Lightning McQueen, brought in $62.8 million during its opening weekend, box office tracking firm Exhibitor Relations Co. Inc. said on Sunday. "The...

2006-06-08 22:47:30

By Brian Fuson LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "Cars" is racing into theaters Friday and is expected to take the checkered flag at the weekend box office. The seventh film from Walt Disney Co. and its newly acquired Pixar Animation Studios partner revolves around a talking race car named Lightning McQueen (voiced by Owen Wilson), who learns some valuable life lessons during an enforced pit stop in a sleepy town. Also lending their voices to the colorful cast of computer-animated...

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2006-06-08 22:45:00

By Brian Fuson LOS ANGELES -- "Cars" is racing into theaters Friday and is expected to take the checkered flag at the weekend box office. The seventh film from Walt Disney Co. and its newly acquired Pixar Animation Studios partner revolves around a talking race car named Lightning McQueen (voiced by Owen Wilson), who learns some valuable life lessons during an enforced pit stop in a sleepy town. Also lending their voices to the colorful cast of computer-animated vehicles are Paul Newman,...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.