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Fall TV preview: New dramas put women in power — and in peril

As the fall TV season rolls out, a flurry of legal and political dramas is tempered by scary thrillers as network and cable TV vie for hits based on the successes of “The Good Wife,” “The Wire” and “American Horror Story.” And movie stars keep joining the TV party.

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‘Maze Runner’ races past ‘Tombstones’ with $32.5 million

The young-adult adaptation “The Maze Runner” raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate. The 20th Century Fox release easily outpaced the $13.1 million debut of Liam Neeson’s hardboiled private eye thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstones” and the $11.9 million opening for the ensemble-cast dramedy “This Is Where I Leave You,” according to studio estimates Sunday.

‘Maze Runner’ races past ‘Tombstones’ with $32.5 million

The young-adult adaptation “The Maze Runner” raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate. The 20th Century Fox release easily outpaced the $13.1 million debut of Liam Neeson’s hardboiled private eye thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstones” and the $11.9 million opening for the ensemble-cast dramedy “This Is Where I Leave You,” according to studio estimates Sunday.

‘Maze Runner’ races past ‘Tombstones’ with $32.5 million

The young-adult adaptation “The Maze Runner” raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate. The 20th Century Fox release easily outpaced the $13.1 million debut of Liam Neeson’s hardboiled private eye thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstones” and the $11.9 million opening for the ensemble-cast dramedy “This Is Where I Leave You,” according to studio estimates Sunday.

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