Hollywood Space Movies 'After Earth' and 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Rake in Serious Box Office Cash

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May 18, 2013

Will Smith and sci-fi go hand-in-hand and his new movie "After Earth" is sure to have audiences rushing to the theaters when it comes out on May 31st. The financial projections for the opening weekend are already at $40 million and "Star Trek Into Darkness" which was released Thursday, has already grossed $13.5 million. But what is it about space movies that connects to movie goers?

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