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Jackson tribute movie opens worldwide

Jackson's 'This Is It' earns US$2.2M on 1st night

"Michael Jackson's This Is It" took in $2.2 million domestically from its first late-night screenings, setting it up for a big full opening day Wednesday and a strong shot at a No. 1 debut weekend. Full story

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This Is It (2009)

A compilation of interviews, rehearsals and backstage footage of Michael Jackson as he prepared for his series of sold-out shows in London.

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2009-10-30 02:06:23 GMT SINA.com Sony thinks its new Michael Jackson documentary could be a contender for best picture.

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2009-10-29 06:29:30 GMT SINA.com In order to get a feel of the whole Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” experience, do not leave the theater once the credits start rolling. There's something in the end that wraps up the movie perfectly. It shows what and whom Michael Jackson cared about. The King of Pop said the "This Is It" tour was for his fans and his children, Reuters reported.

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2009-10-28 07:23:57 GMT SINA.com The film, culled from more than 100 hours of rehearsal footage, shows an enthusiastic King of Pop meticulously crafting his moves and performing some of his most beloved hits. No critics have seen it, but Sony — which paid $60 million for the film rights — showed a 12-minute clip to entertainment journalists last week.

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2009-10-12 06:50:40 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, Oct. 12 (Xinhuanet) -- Michael Jackson's new song "This Is It" emerged online before its planned release on the late singer's Web site early Monday.

Michael Jackson's song "This Is It" debuts online

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