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Summer movies dominate box office, draw crowds

Summer movies dominate box office, draw crowds

Robert Scott
Entertainment Editor
Photo by Robert Scott

The smell of freshly popped popcorn fills the air. The sound of the voices— partially muffled by the pane of glass in front of them— surround everything. The area is abuzz with excited chatter from people waiting in line to gain their admission and those who already have. While this scene may seem like it is straight out of a movie, it is actually the opposite — it’s the theater during the summer movie season, when kids are out of school, and big-budget movies hit the screens.