Aussie films made up just 1.3% of the B.O. in 2004, and while the 2005 figure is likely double that, even 3% is hardly a figure to brag about.
Local exhibs are anxiously awaiting the Lunar New Year weekend Jan. 28-31, traditionally a boffo time at the box office. Hopes are pegged to two homegrown titles -- MediaCorp Raintree Pictures' "I…
At the international wickets over the Jan. 13-15 frame, Buena Vista's "Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" continued to cast its spell on auds, beating out "King Kong" yet again.
In 2006, Spain will discover whether size matters. Spain's powerful FAPAE producers association has launched an offensive to persuade the government to raise film tax breaks beyond currently…
In 2005, total B.O. in Brazil was down 16% and ticket sales fell 22%, interrupting a series of eight consecutive years of market growth. Analysts attribute the drop to many of the same reasons being…
Who says the Golden Globes don't matter? Jumping off a big win at the kudofest Monday and helped by an otherwise weak field, "Brokeback Mountain" garnered the impressive achievement of a solid No. 1…
GOOSED BY THE GLOBES Midweek B.O. biz for 'Brokeback Mountain' is already heating up after its Globe win and 'Walk the Line' is expected to go wide again. Below is a sampling of how Globe…
At the end of a see-saw Martin Luther King Day Jr. weekend, "Glory Road" has emerged the winner by a miniscule $48,000 over "Hoodwinked." Disney's historical sports drama was a solid No. 1 as of…
Disappointing Hollywood blockbusters are the main reason for a 7.3% drop in admissions in 2005 at the Italian box office, according to a report released on Tuesday by Italo entertainment trade org…
Weinstein Co. CG toon "Hoodwinked" skipped ahead of the competition Monday thanks to holiday matinees, just barely stealing the No. 1 spot for the four-day holiday weekend with $16.6 million vs…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%