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  • n. Plural form of megahit.

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Examples

  • It's June 27, after all—tentpole time in Hollywood, the season for megahits that pay for everything else—so where is Captain America and why isn't a Transformer clanking nearby?

    Is the Movie Star Extinct?

  • KELLY: You worked with a producer named Mutt Lang, very well known in music circles as a guy who produces not just big hits but megahits, albums that - no offense intended - but in a different league from the very successful albums you all have produced so far.

    Maroon 5 Reaches For More On 'Hands All Over'

  • Treyarch's mission is to match the firepower of megahits Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare and Modern Warfare 2, the first games in the series to move beyond WWII.

    First look: 'Call of Duty: Black Ops' swoops into action

  • Hosted by the ubiquitous DJ Rekha born Rekha Malhotra, the monthly Bollywood Disco party celebrates the fun, kitschy music from the so-called Bollywood musicals that partygoers either grew up with or came to love through crossover megahits like "Slumdog Millionaire."

    A Queens DJ Mixes Cultures

  • The ennobled British composer behind megahits "The Phantom of the Opera" and "Cats" is developing a reputation as a man who breeds some of the finest race horses in the world.

    Breeding Becomes Big Business

  • She wanted to leave as that encouraging little voice in your head, and peppered her catalog of adeptly-sung megahits with banter about empowerment and acceptance.

    First take: Lady Gaga at Verizon Center

  • Although "Sunset" had a 2 1/2 - year stay on Broadway in the mid-1990s, the mammoth show did not have anything like the popular appeal of Lloyd Webber megahits "Cats" and "The Phantom of the Opera."

    In Washington's musical-heavy new theater season, the show tunes must go on

  • I take it for granted that good writing and storytelling are not entirely responsible for the success of the megahits you mention.

    Win "The Ice Princess"

  • Despite the megahits, U.S. sales of packaged games are down 8% this year through October, against the same period in 2009, according to research firm NPD Group.

    GameStop Pressed to Keep the Hits Coming

  • With flicks like "The Quiet American" and "Catch a Fire," Noyce has made himself into easily one of my favorite directors, and he's clearly at home with spy games, so I'm expecting this to be pretty great, and one of the surprise megahits of the summer.

    Archive 2010-07-01

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