After a socko limited run, will Universal's gritty, dystopian sci-fi thriller "Children of Men" cross over in its expansion? Booked in 16 locations over New Year's, the Alfonso Cuaron-helmed pic…
Argentina's film admissions fell 1.7% to 35.4 million in 2006 from 36 million a year earlier, with U.S. titles holding ground against a record 74 local releases, according to Nielsen EDI Argentina…
With tentpoles driving overseas moviegoing, Hollywood majors saw 2006 foreign grosses rebound smartly by 9% and set a new record of $8.6 billion.
Auds haven't been embracing too many niche pics this season, but they seemed to change their tune and resolve to get in some serious stuff over the New Year's holiday frame.
Holdovers ruled the roost during the New Year's four-day frame, as Fox's "Night at the Museum" continued to spin the turnstiles at the multiplexes, taking in $46.7 million over the extended four-day…
"Night at the Museum" spent the last weekend of 2006 dominating the international box office with $47.3 million at 4,722 playdates in 26 markets.
"Night at the Museum," the PG family film from Fox starring Ben Stiller, was tops at the B.O. as of Sunday, taking in another $37.8 million.
Even after dropping steeply in its second frame of release in the U.S., Fox's fantasy pic "Eragon" still flew high abroad taking the No. 1 spot with $21.9 million from 52 territories.
What begins as a genial comedy turns into an unexpectedly sharp critique of Egyptian society in "Cut & Paste," distaff helmer Hala Khalil's sophomore feature and a continuing sign of the growing…
Zhang Yimou's $45 million Oscar contender "Curse of the Golden Flower" followed up its record-breaking opening weekend B.O. of $12.5 million with a 50 million yuan ($6.4 million) take in the second…
Following its socko one-day start on Christmas, Paramount and DreamWorks' bigscreen musical "Dreamgirls" will be up for a test this frame as the pic plays its first full weekend in 852 playdates.