"The Hobbit" embarked on its worldwide journey today from Peter Jackson's home country New Zealand, where the film grossed a hearty $643,000 -- the largest non-holiday Wednesday opening locally.
After five weeks at No. 1 and No. 2 domestically, "Skyfall" reached a whopping $918 million worldwide, making it the highest-grossing film of ever for Sony.
A dreary December sesh left Friday wide open for "Skyfall" to claim victory. In its fifth Friday in theaters, Sony's actioner grossed another $3.1 million for a lifetime cume of $253.7 million to date
When FilmDistrict picked up remake rights to "Red Dawn" from MGM, the distrib knew it had to make some uniform changes -- specifically, it saw the need to change the antagonists' Chinese army…
Turkey has been front and center in an array of recent films -- "Argo," "Taken 2," "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" and "Ghost Rider 2: Spirit of Vengeance," to name a few -- including "Skyfall," which…
Last December, when Argentina President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner launched a crusade against Hollywood's box office domination, she came armed with a carrot, not a stick.
Despite expanding from nine to 55 territories over the Nov. 30-Dec. 2 weekend, Paramount-DreamWorks Animation's "Rise of the Guardians" ($38.3 million) was unable to fly past Summit's "Twilight"…
Brad Pitt. Gangsters. The two seemingly were destined to spell box office success for the Weinstein Co.'s "Killing Them Softly." Guess again.
When "Titanic" first sailed the world in 1997, perhaps its most astonishing box office feat was taking 67% of its $1.8 billion worldwide tally from overseas, a phenomenon that would stand as a unique…
The decision to position soccer-themed romcom "Playing for Keeps" as a holiday movie could mean a red card for FilmDistrict, as its target audience of femmes over-25 are likely too busy prepping for…
Sam Mendes' "Skyfall" has overtaken "Avatar" to become the highest grossing film of all-time at Blighty's box office.