While several films hit notable highs at the foreign B.O. over the Jan. 15-17 weekend, "Avatar" continued to out-perform in most territories.
Fox will add to its "Avatar" onslaught with Dwayne Johnson kidpic "Tooth Fairy" opening wide.
It was a big night for the Eye as the net's feature film division, CBS Films, celebrated the premiere of its inaugural pic "Extraordinary Measures" on Tuesday at Grauman's Chinese Theater.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
While the directors of animated, stop-motion and almost-fully-animated films ("Avatar," "Where the Wild Things Are") gain more and more traction with awards voters, the actors voicing the characters…
Lionsgate may have taken a lesson from its latest release, "The Spy Next Door," with the Saturday premiere at the Grove feeling a lot like afternoon day care.
"Up in the Air" and "Nine" dominate the film noms, while "Glee" nabs four nominations.
Drama nominees are "Avatar," "The Hurt Locker," "Inglourious Basterds," "Precious," "Up in the Air."
The Southeastern Film Critics Assn. also showed the love to Jason Reitman's "Up in the Air," naming it best picture, along with George Clooney for actor, plus Reitman and Sheldon Turner for adapted…