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'Michael Jackson's This Is It' tops Friday box office with $7.9 million

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Michael Jackson’s This Is It danced over the competition on Friday, earning an estimated $7.9 million for a three-day total of $19.1 million. Meanwhile, audiences on the hunt for Halloween scares opted for Paranormal Activity ($6.1 million) over Saw VI ($1.9 million), which took a steep 74 percent fall compared to this time last week. Be sure to check back tomorrow for a full weekend report.

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