Disney’s ‘Christopher Robin’ faces off with ‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout’ at the box office

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In Walt Disney Co.’s “Christopher Robin,” the title character is a working stiff who badly needs Winnie the Pooh to rekindle the joy in his life. Meanwhile, Disney is hoping the movie injects new life into the nostalgic children’s franchise.

“Christopher Robin,” starting Ewan McGregor, is expected...