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‘Django’ Opens Impressively, Sets New Box Office Record

‘Django’ Opens Impressively, Sets New Box Office Record

After a year of attracting both accolades and controversy, Quentin Tarantino’s pre-Civil War western film, ‘Django Unchained,’ has exceeded expectations in the box office — with just over $15 million in ticket sales. The film is the director’s highest start ever ahead of Inglourious Basterds ($14.4 million), and set a new record for a R-rated Christmas Day opening.