Sony's Will Smith tentpole "Hancock" got off to a strong start, grossing $6.8 million from 3,680 theaters in Tuesday-night previews.
While the U.S. box office is reporting unexpectedly good numbers, admissions are down in Blighty and heading toward an eight-year low.
If there's a Fourth of July box office superhero, it's Will Smith. Smith has starred in three of the 10 top-grossing films released over the holiday -- "Independence Day" and both "Men in Black"…
Cinema biz ground to a halt Sunday in Spain and Germany as their national teams duked it out in the final of the European soccer championship, but trade was solid in the U.K. and France, where…
Mid-range films are helping to fuel a surge at the 2008 domestic box office that virtually no one expected. To date, this summer's revenues are running ahead of summer 2007 -- the best on record -…
Box office in Hong Kong demonstrated the endearing charm of pandas, but "Wanted" was what auds really wanted.
"Boys Over Flowers," a pic based on a hit TBS series about a working-class girl at an elite prep school who must contend with a four-man clique of rich, gorgeous guys, grabbed the top spot at the…
Universal's assassination actioner "Wanted" came out with both guns blazing overseas, easily winning the weekend with a surprisingly robust $33 million at 1,922 playdates in 22 territories.
Pixar and Disney's endearing "Wall-E" and Universal's Angelina Jolie-James McAvoy actioner "Wanted" made for another boffo weekend at the summer box office as overall revenues for the year moved…
"Wall-E" blasted off at the box office Friday, earning an estimated $23.1 million and giving Disney-Pixar its best opening day ever. Meanwhile, Universal's actioner "Wanted" based on the comic strip…
Targeted releases of "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" (U.K. and France) and "Wanted" (U.K.) look to score at the European box office this weekend.