"Pirates of the Caribbean: World's End" has become the first foreign pic to top the 10 billion yen ($82 million) mark at the Japanese box office this year, distrib Walt Disney Japan has announced.
Movie admissions in Norway fell 13% to 5.1 million in the first six months of 2007, compared with the same period last year, but were up 1.4% on 2005.
"Monkey Magic," a Fuji TV pic based on the Chinese classic "Journey to the West," scooped $6.5 million from 461 screens in its three-day opening weekend in Japan despite a roaring typhoon and a 6.8…
"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" had European auds firmly under its spell this weekend as it conjured up box office magic across the continent.
Chinese helmer Jiang Wen's "The Sun Also Rises," originally due for a Cannes' berth, will now be released Sept. 21 and is expected to get a playdate at the Venice Film Festival.
Conjuring up a boffo Euros 14.1 million ($19.4 million) over the weekend, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" enjoyed the best start of the year in Germany.
Fantasy franchise "Harry Potter" has lost none of its magic at the U.K. box office where the latest installment conjured up a whammo $33.4 million (£16.4 million) in its first four days, an all-time…
Pottermania ruled the world as the opening weekend of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" dominated international moviegoing with a socko $190.3 million from more than 12,000 prints.
The doctor has given Michael Moore's docu "Sicko" a good bill of health. Expanding to 756 theaters over the weekend, the Weinstein Co. film made an estimated $2.6 million in its third frame for a…
Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" whipped up a powerful potion at the box office, nabbing the best ever five-day opening for a non-holiday pic at an estimated $140 million…
Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" made an estimated $25.8 million on Friday, pushing the film's cume to $88.4 million.