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Wednesday, August 15, 2012
'Nitro Circus' movie struggles at box office

By ESPN Action Sports

Nitro Circus
Two fake Elvises launch Travis Pastrana off the sky blob and into the Panama City sky in "Nitro Circus: The Movie."
"Nitro Circus: The Movie" ranked 13th at the box office by pulling in $1.18 million in its first weekend in theaters, according to Variety.

The Arc Entertainment 3D action comedy starring Travis Pastrana and his daredevil friends has made $2.17 million through Sunday since its Aug. 8 opening in 800 theaters.

Reviewers weren't impressed with "Nitro," which earned one favorable review out of 12, according to Rotten Tomatoes [8 percent on its Tomatometer].

"If you're going to keep throwing your life on the line, you've got to give us a reason to care," wrote Elizabeth Weitzman of the New York Daily News.

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