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‘Despicable Me 2’ beats ‘Lone Ranger’ for holiday weekend, Bloomberg says

Universal Pictures’ (CMCSA) animated feature “Despicable Me 2” topped Walt Disney's (DIS) " The Lone Ranger" at the box office for the 4th of July weekend, says Bloomberg. “Despicable Me 2” took in $82.5M from Friday to Sunday, while “The Lone Ranger” took in $29.4M for the same time period, added Bloomberg.