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Families were out in force as Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and Tangled dominated the Thanksgiving box office with a potent one-two punch, followed by Megamind in a distant third. Burlesque, Love and Other Drugs and Faster each posted modest numbers, and overall weekend business was slightly down from the same period last year when The Twilight Saga: New Moon and The Blind Side led. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 pulled in an estimated $50.3 million, down 60 percent from last weekend. Its drop was more extreme than the last Thanksgiving Potter, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, which was off 47 percent. Tallying $220.4 million in ten days, though, the penultimate Potter boasted the top-grossing ten-day launch of the series, passing Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince's $201.2 million, and it has gained ground on New Moon, which had $230.9 million by day ten. However, in terms of estimated attendance, »


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