Kung Fu Kicks Up Big Bucks

Dreamworks' flick grosses $60M
By Caroline Zimmerman,  Newser User
Posted Jun 8, 2008 4:07 PM CDT
Onetime counter-terrorist and now-hairstylist Zohan, played by Adam Sandler, left, practices his technique.    (Associated Press)
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(Newser) Kung Fu Panda kicked Adam Sandler's new comedy You Don't Mess With the Zohan at the box office, raking in $60 million in the biggest opening weekend for a Dreamworks flick after the Shrek sequels, Variety reports. Zohan grossed $40 million, while Sex and the City is just shy of the $100 million mark in its second weekend.