As the summer tentpoles wind down at the European box office, Yank laffer "Knocked Up" delivered decent numbers on its opening berth in the U.K. and Germany.
Jason Bourne shot to the top slot overseas, with "The Bourne Ultimatum" leading a cooling foreign box office with $14.4 million at 2,100 playdates in 25 markets.
Comedy cornered the weekend box office as Sony's lewd R-rated teen laffer "Superbad" showed super hold in retaining the weekend crown and Universal-Working Title's family pic "Mr. Bean's Holiday"…
"Superbad" continued to party on with moviegoers Friday, taking the day's top spot at the box office with $5.7 million from 2,948 theaters.
"Ratatouille" has hit 3 billion yen ($25.9 million) in Japan, according to distrib Walt Disney Japan, the first Hollywood toon released in summer to pass the mark since "The Lion King," which bowed…
Usually by this point, theater traffic slows down dramatically abroad, with most Hollywood tentpoles having been released and many Europeans on monthlong vacations. Not this year.
With Hollywood's summer tentpole stampede now subsided, European auds are getting a wider range of goods this weekend, which will see "Sicko" make its first major offshore outing, in Italy, and…
Germany's box office dipped in the first half of the year, but exhibs are optimistic that the strong release slate in the fall will help make up lost ground.
When it rains, it pours money for U.K. exhibs. July's torrential rain sent 21.8 million Brits, more than a third of the population, running to theaters for entertainment -- the highest figure for a…
A nontraditional martial-arts pic starring Jet Li, the bigscreen adaptation of chick lit fave "The Nanny Diaries" and a bumbling Mr. Bean will all be vying this weekend for summer's last B.O…
Jason Bourne flexed his muscles at the European box office this weekend as Matt Damon vehicle "The Bourne Ultimatum" punched its way to muscular openings in the U.K. and Spain.