Three Brazilian pics grabbed 66% of the country's B.O. grosses Oct. 24-26, the best weekend performance by homegrown pics since 1990, in what it turning out to be a boffo year for the local industry.
"Os Normais" (The Regular Ones), based on the popular TV comedy of the same name, sold 421,000 tickets in its first weekend, making it the second biggest opening of a local production in the past 10…
Folks thirsting for fun and romance dined out on "Intolerable Cruelty," while those with a yen for Quentin Tarantino-styled murder and mayhem gorged on "Kill Bill, Vol. 1" last weekend, proving…
Marital woes turned into box office bliss as "Intolerable Cruelty" rolled out in 17 markets over the weekend, generally resonating more strongly than in the U.S., where it's earned a measly $28…
Miramax/Dimension's "Scary Movie 3" opened scary big with an October-best bow estimated at $49.7 million. Horror spoof's PG-13 rating and super-saturation distribbing helped the David Zucker-helmed…
SCARED SILLY Comedies and horror-thrillers have vied closely for autumn's auds. Laffers have the upper hand this season, generating $189 million – 18% more than horror-thrillers. Today…
It's no joke -- "Scary Movie 3" appears poised for breakout box office during the upcoming frame.
Danish director Giacomo Campeotto's feature debut, "The Little Rascals," has rocketed to the top of the local charts, taking 233,000 admissions and $1.8 million at the box office since its Oct. 10…
Government film coin agency Telefilm Canada is claiming its Canadian Feature Film Fund has helped boost box office for homegrown pics from 1.4% to 3.8% of the country's overall ticket sales in the 18…
Don't look for consistency among last weekend's debutantes, as audience tastes and different competitive environments saw "Kill Bill, Vol. 1," "Mystic River" and "The Rundown" zig and zag overseas.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%