Amid a big-time B.O. slowdown overseas -- thanks in part to the Winter Olympics in Italy pulling auds away from cinemas -- Warner Bros.' political pic "Syriana" managed to take the top spot among…
On Oscar weekend, the studios are going after men and teens...the two groups least likely to be staying in on Sunday. The most testosterone-charged pic of them all, "16 Blocks," is expected to come…
OSCAR OPENERS ‘The Passion of the Christ’ remains an anomaly for pics unspooling during Oscar weekend. Since 1999, when the kudocast began airing on Sundays, the average opening for a wide…
Buena Vista Japan is predicting strong B.O. for "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" when it opens on 800-plus screens here on Friday following record preview numbers for…
Peter Jackson's "King Kong" has really struck a chord with Chinese auds, becoming the latest foreign movie to breach China's 100 million yuan ($12.4 million) B.O. barrier. Last weekend its total…
The final weekend of the Winter Olympics chilled the foreign box office as "Syriana" led a modest showing by Hollywood films with $5.9 million at more than 1,300 playdates in 20 markets.
Madea's family grew substantially as Lionsgate's second Tyler Perry vehicle opened to an impressive $30.3 million. But while "Madea's Family Reunion" rocked the B.O., frame's other two openers were…
UIP and Steven Spielberg's "Munich" notched its fourth consecutive No. 1 finish among Hollywood pics at foreign wickets over the Feb. 17-19 frame.
Battling bloodthirsty American forces is proving a box office bonanza in Turkey, where "Valley of the Wolves: Iraq" continues to dazzle auds and break B.O. records.
Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" has become the fifth pic of all time to cross the $600 million mark in international grosses.
URBAN LEGENDS “Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Family Reunion,” the sequel to last year’s “Diary of a Mad Black Woman,” looks to join the lucrative ranks of other urban niche franchises. Pic…