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BOX OFFICE Italy

A record-breaking Manual of Love

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With over €6.24 at the box office in its opening weekend and a screen average of €10,508, Manuale d'amore 2 (Capitoli successivi) [+see also:
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by Giovanni Veronesi immediately jumped to the top of the charts, doubling the success of the first film to become the second best grossing Italian film of all time after Roberto Benigni’s Pinocchio, which in 2001 exceeded €7m in its first weekend.

In second place, according to Cinetel data, is The Pursuit of Happyness by Gabriele Muccino, while Michel Gondry’s The Art of Sleep [+see also:
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debuts at number nine (€130,814).

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Other new entries from the weekend include, in 22nd place with €28,747 euro, Davide Ferrario’s documentary Primo Levi’s Journey [+see also:
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(Translated from Italian)

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