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108 Nice movie scripts including 2001, Goofy, Monty Python
http://www.temp.gts.nsk.su/scripts/index.html

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Nice Scripts with song lyrics to "After Today" and "Open Road"
http://www.temp.gts.nsk.su/scripts/goofymovie.html
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http://www.lionking.org/~cubbi/disney/lyrics/agm/after
lyrics to After Today
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http://corky.net/scripts/GoofyMovie.html Open Road


http://corky.net/scripts/GoofyMovie.html
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No Asian leads in Star Wars

http://www.seattletimes.com/news/entertainment/html98/star_19990524.html
'Phantom Menace' becomes fastest to hit $100 million at box office
"Episode I" grossed an estimated $102.8 mil in five days. "The Lost
World: Jurassic Park" took a whole six days to go over the top.

http://www.seattletimes.com/news/entertainment/html98/pull_19990514.html
\clip\99\11\whos.txt Seattle Times Friday, May 14, 1999 Who's who and
what's what in the movie. Yes, padme IS the queen.

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%%All Time

All-Time Top Gross Movies Adjusted for 
Inflation (Variety Estimates)

1. Gone With the Wind
2. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) (Disney)
3. E.T.
4. Star Wars (Disney)
5. 101 Dalmations (1961 version)
6. Bambi (Disney)
7. Jaws
8. The Sound of Music
9. The Ten Commandments
10. Mary Poppins (Disney)

Arthur's Observations:

9 out of 10 are "family" movies
4 out of 10 are Disney movies
2 featured Julie Andrews
3 out of 10 are either Spielberg or Lucas from
the 70s/80s.

Top gross in original dollars:
(All 3 Star Wars - 1 billion!)
1. Star Wars 460m
2. ET 339m
3. Jurassic Park 357m
4. Forrest Gump 330m
5. The Lion King 312m
6. Independence Day 302m
7. Return of the Jedi 300m
8. The Empire Strikes Back 290m
9. Home Alone 285m
10 Titanic 265m (as of 1/98)

http://www.boxofficemojo.com/
http://www.angelfire.com/ca3/bgray/alltimedomestic.html
                           Top Grossing Pictures
                             All Time Domestic
                        (Not adjusted for inflation)
  Rank              Title                 Studio    Gross-to-date  Year
    1  Titanic                         Paramount    $600,788,188     1997
    2  Star Wars                       Fox           $460,987,469    1977
    3  E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial     Universal     $399,804,539    1982
    4  The Phantom Menace              Fox          $376,272,871     1999
    5  Jurassic Park                   Universal    $356,839,725     1993
    6  Forrest Gump                    Paramount     $329,690,974    1994
    7  The Lion King                   Disney        $312,855,561    1994
    8  Return of the Jedi              Fox           $309,125,409    1983
    9  Independence Day                Fox           $306,052,958    1996
   10  The Empire Strikes Back         Fox          $290,158,751     1980
   11  Home Alone                      Fox          $285,016,000     1990
   12  Jaws                            Universal     $260,000,000    1975

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Top 10 1999
1 star wars 431
2 sixth sense 276
3 toy story 2 276
4 austin powers 205.5
5 matrix 171.4
6 tarzan 170.58
7 big daddy 163.5
9 runaway bride 152
10 blair witch project 140.5
1 star wars sci fi
2 disney, pixar better than musical

Top 10 Summer 1998 
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Top 10 1997
1. Men in black 250m
2. The Lost World: Jurassic Park 229m
3. Liar Liar $181m
4. Air Force One $171m
5. Star Wars $138m
6. My Best Friend's Wedding $127m
7. Titanic $113m
8. Face Off $112m
9. Batman and Robin $107m
10. George of the Jungle $105m

@@Titanic

\doc\web\98\03\titibig.txt titanic exceeds ET by 2/27/97 $376
million, highest weekend was 2/17/98 at $13 million.

Time Tunnel episode
synopsis by Dr Morbius