Not even the terror alert, the heavily viewed TV "Concert for Diana" or Wimbledon could keep U.K. audiences away from moviegoing this weekend, with "Shrek the Third" breaking records in its launch.
The ugly ogre's sitting pretty overseas as "Shrek the Third" dominated a robust weekend at the foreign box office with $69.6 million at 6,489 playdates in 52 markets. But there was plenty of…
Disney-Pixar's "Ratatouille" simmered its way to No. 1 at the domestic box office, taking in an estimated $47.2 million from 3,940 venues. Toon wasn't the only new pic moviegoers feasted on as they…
With the U.K. terror alert lifted to critical, industry insiders predicted that West End cinemas and travel would likely be the hardest hit amid the jitters caused by the wave of bungled terror…
Disney-Pixar's "Ratatouille" dined on an estimated take of around $16.5 million on Friday as the toon debuted in 3,940 venues. It's the lowest first-day opening for a Pixar film since "Toy Story 2"…
Bruce Willis starrer "Live Free or Die Hard" took an estimated $9.1 million on its first day, giving renewed shine to the long-absent 20th Century Fox franchise.
"Shrek the Third" enjoyed a muscular bow in Germany, with the third best opening of the year after "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" and "Spider-Man 3."
Retrofitting its action franchise after a lengthy absence, Fox is looking to Bruce Willis starrer "Live Free or Die Hard" to do some hard living at the box office. Pic opens today.
Local rights owners used a rare lull in the tide of Hollywood summer blockbusters to distribute a clutch of Hong Kong movies -- to mixed effect.
"Shrek the Third" continued to work its magic on the European box office over the weekend, with muscular bows in Spain and Germany while continuing to do boffo biz in Gaul.
"Shrek the Third" grabbed the most green overseas with a solid $48.6 million at 5,737 playdates in 45 markets, dominating a healthy frame at the international box office that is keeping foreign biz…