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Disney’s weekend haul ‘saves’ second-quarter box office, sets studio up for stellar year

Ciara Linnane
Disney’s weekend haul ‘saves’ second-quarter box office, sets studio up for stellar year

It is official: “Avengers: Endgame” has surpassed “Avatar” to become the highest-grossing film of all time, while the live-action “The Lion King” dominated the weekend box office, setting Walt Disney Co. up for a stellar year.