Under the iron hand of its polarizing left-wing prexy Hugo Chavez, Venezuela has been doing its darndest to boost its local film industry -- and make Hollywood pay dearly to do business there.
It truly has been a swashbuckler summer. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" has dominated international markets as only half a dozen other films have -- "Titanic," the final two of "The…
German film producers have recovered their optimism following a disappointing year in 2005 and are now expecting rising revenues this year and an increase in activity in the near future.
As summer comes to a close, two new genre pics will be gunning for the No. 1 spot. "The Wicker Man," which Warner Bros. is distributing for Alcon Entertainment, seems to have the edge based on…
A pic based on real events, "Sonar no cuesta nada" (To Dream Costs Nothing), is outpacing "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" in Colombia as auds opt for Rodrigo Triana's…
Germany saw a 9% box office boost in the first half of the year thanks to boffo biz from blockbusters including "Ice Age: The Meltdown" and "The Da Vinci Code."
The buccaneers are nearly billionaires. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" scored its eighth straight weekend victory at the foreign box office with $17.8 million at 7,387 playdates…
"Invincible," the Disney football drama, ran up the score on a slow late summer weekend, more than doubling its closest competitor at the box office.
Superheroes regularly save the day in America and "Krrish" became a smash this summer in India, but Thailand's new flyboy has not quite changed the world, let alone save it.
"Pirates" and "Snakes" and "Vice" cops, oh my ... As summer slogged into its final weeks, "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" continued on its record setting run abroad in the most recent…
It's blockbuster season in North Korea. You may not find "Superman" or "Pirates of the Caribbean" in Pyongyang theaters, but the family drama "Diary of a Student Girl" -- said to be produced under…