16 August 2013 7:57 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Universal's fanboy-fueled Kick-Ass 2 scored a promising $1.3 million as it began rolling out in theaters Thursday night, but it could still find itself in a close race with The Weinstein's Lee DanielsThe Butler for the weekend crown. Two other new films enter the fray this weekend: Biopic Jobs, starring Ashton Kutcher as the iconic Steve Jobs, and corporate thriller Paranoia, starring Liam Hemsworth, Gary Oldman, Amber Heard and Harrison Ford. All four films were independently financed and waited to open until after the crush of studio summer tentpoles. That doesn't mean they don't face competition, as

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