The specialty biz had a strong weekend at the B.O., led by "There Will Be Blood," which successfully expanded to 129 locations in 25 markets, averaging a robust $15,039 to reach $4.4 million overall.
Will Smith's "I Am Legend" remained stellar at the foreign box office, easily winning its fourth straight frame with $36.2 million from 5,000 prints in 47 markets.
Hollywood skipped the red carpet Sunday, but star power still drove the B.O., with Jack Nicholson-Morgan Freeman starrer "The Bucket List" winning the weekend.
Israeli auds showed their love of Hollywood animated fare and local-language productions as ticket sales bumped up last year.
Will Smith looks set to park Euro hit "I Am Legend" in top spot in its German and Italian launches this weekend but awards season contender "Atonement" isn't generating much excitement in its debut…
Theatrical box office in Hong Kong increased by 9.4% in 2007 according to data from the Hong Kong Theaters Association.
As it adds even more theaters, Fox Searchlight's crossover hit "Juno" will see competition this weekend from two new wide entries, Warner Bros.' Jack Nicholson-Morgan Freeman starrer "The Bucket…
The box office for French films in foreign markets fell 13% last year, dropping from Euros 311 million ($457 million) in 2006 to $396 million in 2007.
Norway's film business had a disappointing 2007.
South Korea's box office turned in a mixed performance in 2007, falling 5.5% off 2006's record level.
Russia's latest blockbuster, "Irony of Fate -- Continuation," the sequel to a massively popular 1970s Soviet classic, took in a record-breaking $35.7 million in its first two weeks, according to…
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