Nutty Professor II is huge with $42.7m opening
Universal enjoyed a much-needed box office boost - the first since news of its takeover by Vivendi - over the weekend with the opening of Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, one of the summer's more predictable hits. With an estimated $42.7m grossed from Friday to Sunday on 3,243 screens, the film beat the $25.4m achieved by the first Nutty Professor, itself a remake of the 1963 Jerry Lewis classic, in 1996.The figure represents the biggest opening ever for its star ...
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