/// ’47 Ronin’ Tanks at Japanese Box Office; Is U.S. Doom Next?
If a samurai movie can’t work in Japan, where can it? Universal execs are asking themselves just that after the weekend’s weak-sauce performance of “47 Ronin” in Japan, where the mega-budgeted Keanu Reeves starrer launched ahead of the Dec. 25 Stateside bow, with a paltry estimated $1.3 million from 333 playdates. The troubling local start… Read more
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