'Lorax' cleans up at box office with $70.7M debut

A promotional photo from the 2012 animated film 'Dr. Seuss' The Lorax.' (Courtesy of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment)

March 4, 2012 10:13:57 AM PST
"Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" raked in all kinds of green, earning $70.7 million in its first weekend to score the biggest box-office debut of the year by far.