Can Spike Lee manhandle Larry the Cable Guy? Most industryites expect Universal's "Inside Man," the first genre pic from Lee, to come in at a comfortable No. 1. But the former "Blue Collar Comedy"…
Pedro Almodovar's Penelope Cruz starrer "Volver" grossed E1.7 million ($2.2 million) in Spain in its first weekend off 223 copies, with four more theaters still to declare takings Tuesday. Result was…
"V for Vendetta" was victorious at the box office, though its solid $26.1 million take was a bit softer than many had hoped. Many had been looking for Warners' adaptation of the classic comicbook to…
The 2006 Oscar bounce looks to be mild at best in overseas markets. Most of the big winners from the March 5 Academy Awards have already played out their runs in foreign territories -- most notably…
Will "V for Vendetta" become B for boffo? Amid high hopes after a four-month delay, Warner Bros. is launching the sci-fi thriller starring Natalie Portman and Hugo Weaving at 3,365 playdates…
"The Pink Panther" pounced on the top spot at the foreign box office with $9.2 million, edging family fave "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" amid continued mild…
"Failure to Launch" showed liftoff this weekend, while Oscar's glow had little effect on winning pics still in theaters. "Launch" grossed $24.6 million, but "The Shaggy Dog" barked a little softer…
Coming off a dismal Oscar frame, studios are hoping a balanced mix of a family comedy, a romantic comedy and a horror pic will get auds back into theaters.
Koki Mitani's ensemble comedy "Suite Dreams" has crossed the Y5 billion ($42 million) mark at the Japanese B.O., out-grossing any domestic film released this year or in 2005.
"King and the Clown," a gay-themed, period morality tale, crossed the 11.74 million ticket sales mark on Sunday to become the biggest selling South Korean film of all time.
Underlining the power of family films, "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" easily led the foreign box office with $10.3 million at 1,163 playdates during the weekend.