In a rare victory for adult fare, Jodie Foster's "Flightplan" soared past rivals to easily win the weekend at a moderate foreign box office, with $15.2 million at 3,484 playdates in 39 markets.
Focus Features can take a lot of pride in the robust opening of "Pride and Prejudice," which landed in 10th place despite bowing on just 215 screens. Jane Austen adaptation made $2.8 million, for a…
It was a better weekend to be a chick than a rapper. In a very positive sign for Disney's fledgling CG animation department, "Chicken Little" dropped just 20% in its second weekend, raking in $32…
Showing some international flair, Sony and Spyglass' "The Legend of Zorro," starring Antonio Banderas and Catherine Zeta-Jones, managed to stay atop the overseas B.O. in its second frame, even while…
BLING BLING AT THE B.O. 50 Cent makes his acting debut in 'Get Rich or Die Tryin',' joining a string of rappers turned thesps. Eminem is the only one who has crossed over to broad auds…
Paramount's "Get Rich or Die Tryin'" is the highest- profile opener in a weekend likely to be topped once again by "Chicken Little." 50 Cent starrer is looking likely to edge out the second weekend…
Both "Good Night, and Good Luck" and "Shopgirl" emerged out of the limited realm and showed wide-release promise over the weekend. George Clooney's portrait of Edward R. Murrow managed $3.1 million…
"The Legend of Zorro," showing far more traction overseas than domestically, dominated the foreign box office for the second straight weekend with $17.5 million at 6,150 playdates in 60 markets.
Walt Disney watched its first inhouse CGI toon "Chicken Little" open stronger than expected, clucking up $40.1 million from 3,654 theaters. Universal's Gulf War drama "Jarhead" also opened strong…
Fighting off dismal returns in the U.S., "The Legend of Zorro" swung into theaters around the world over the Oct. 28-30 frame to win the day at the overseas B.O.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%