Disney's ''Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides'' took first last night, bowing to $35 million domestically, $4.7 million of which came from select midnight screenings.
With one last clear week before Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" sailed in, Universal's "Fast Five" and Paramount's "Thor" claimed the top two spots internationally over the May…
It's been nearly four years since Johnny Depp last donned his signature dreadlocks and Brit brogue in Disney's hit global franchise "Pirates of the Caribbean."
A pair of summer counterprogrammers, Universal's "Bridesmaids" and Sony/Screen Gems' "Priest," enter the frame this weekend, looking to buck tentpoles "Thor" and "Fast Five."
In a perfect playing field, the weekend's head-on showdown between "Thor" and "Fast Five" would have never happened -- but it did, thanks to a wild reshuffling many months ago that had studios…
Paramount's newest comicbook foray still managed to beat a host of other Marvel properties.
Hollywood tentpoles dominated the April 29-May 1 weekend, with Paramount's "Thor" easily nabbing the weekend crown, hammering $89.2 million from 54 territories.
While 2010 proved a disappointing year for German cinema, the power of 3D helped boost box office earnings thank to blockbusters like "Avatar," "Alice in Wonderland" and "Tangled."