Cinema attendance in the European Union rose 4% in 2006, according to statistics released by the European Audiovisual Observatory on Wednesday.
Homegrown pics "Hot Fuzz," "Night Before Exams — Today" and "Taxi 4" topped the charts in Britain, Italy and France in a weekend frame where local product punched above it weight across Europe.
"Ghost Rider" outran the competition in its overseas launch, winning the weekend at the international box office with $16.4 million from 1,871 playdates in two dozen markets, edging sturdy comedy…
"Ghost Rider," the bigscreen comicbook adaptation from Sony and Marvel, rolled into the No. 1 spot at the domestic B.O. Monday morning as the biggest-ever Presidents Day weekend debut with $51.5…
Homegrown laffer "Hot Fuzz" stormed to the top of the U.K. box office charts in its opening frame, taking a boffo $11.5 million in its first five days.
Moolah for U.S. movies in Spain was the second best ever in 2006, with total B.O grosses for Yank pics coming in at Euros 453 million ($595 million), 18.6% up on 2005.Majors grab mucho dinero in Spain
"Ghost Rider" galloped to the top spot at the weekend international box office with $15.5 million from 1,871 prints in two dozen markets, edging sturdy comedy "Night at the Museum."
Sony's Marvel comic adaptation "Ghost Rider" revved an estimated $44.5 million over the first three days of the extended President's Day frame, easily taking No. 1 at the domestic B.O. and becoming…
Virtual online worlds such as Second Life have become favorite hangouts for celebs, from hip-hop mogul Jay-Z to the cast of MTV's "The Hills." Now, daytime diva Tyra Banks is getting in on the act.
While festgoers were lining up for those final Berlinale tickets, the general public across Europe was preparing to savor mostly lighter commercial fare than was on offer at the Palast. Releases that…
It was Fox's "Night" once again over the weekend at the international wickets, as "Night at the Museum" jumped back into the top spot, beating out Warner Bros.' political adventure "Blood Diamond" by…