If you can't stand the heat, get out of the movie theater. That's the mantra auds around Europe use when, faced with sweltering summer weather, they choose to hit the beach rather than see "The…
Once trundling toward oblivion, the Japanese movie biz has roared back in the past two years, making more pics, scoring more hits and taking more market share away from Hollywood.
Buena Vista Intl.'s "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" ruled overseas again, taking in over $60 million from 35 markets.
"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" set a new opening-day record for Buena Vista Intl. Germany, after attracting more than 600,000 admissions on Thursday.
"Pirates of the Caribbean" should finally cede the No. 1 spot this weekend, but it remains to be seen whether the pic poised to take its place, "Miami Vice," will come out a winner.
"Superman Returns 3-D" has done socko biz at London's British Film Institute Imax cinema, posting the best opening weekend frame for an Imax release anywhere in Europe.
Toho, Japan's largest distrib, released 10 films in the first half of 2006 that each grossed more than ¥1 billion ($8.6 million), the traditional mark of a B.O. winner in Japan. The company's total…
The world can't get enough of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest." Sequel raked it in over the weekend, bowing in 11 new markets to add $62 million to its coffers.
The smooth sailing continues for Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest." Pic dominated four new entries and easily won the weekend box office with $35 million at 4,133 playdates. What…
If you thought it was tricky trying to figure out what people from Orange County, Calif., to South Orange, N.J., will see at the multiplex, try forecasting whether "The Devil Wears Prada" will play…
Booty. Doubloons. Bullion. No matter what you call them: Buena Vista Intl.'s "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" took in plenty with $57 million in 24 overseas markets.