The summer movie season of 2005 is nearly six months away, but studios are already poring over the release schedule, keeping a close eye on some potentially bruising collisions.
For more than two years, it seemed "Darkness," the haunted house pic Dimension picked up from Spain's edgy Filmax horror label, would never see the light.
With no new wide releases this weekend, Universal's "Meet the Fockers" is prepped to continue its domination of the holiday box office. After ringing up $70.5 million in its first five days of…
NEW YEAR’S RUNS AT NO. 1 ‘Meet the Fockers’ has a good chance of grabbing the top spot at the box office again, as New Year’s weekend is often won by pics already in play because the majors…
Some final weekend box office figures released Monday diverged from the Sunday estimates even more than normal, as the Christmas holiday upended the studios' normal estimates.
The overseas box office is missing Frodo. For the first time since 2000, there's no "Lord of the Rings" film to dominate the offshore holiday season film business. Instead, the Christmas break saw…
The holiday offered little help for specialty films hoping for a Christmas goose in an intensely competitive niche market. Clouding the picture is the host of major studio product that's eschewed…
"Ocean's Twelve" and "The Incredibles" turned in solid but not spectacular performances as the duo dominated offshore box office during the Christmas weekend.
Universal's "Meet the Fockers" dominated the holiday market during the weekend, ringing up $68.5 million since it debuted Wednesday in 3,518 theaters. Pic did $44.7 million over the three-day…
Heading into the Christmas break, many exhibs in Europe were lacking festive cheer. Some had expected "Ocean's Twelve" to mke bigger waves in its debuts, and no one was uplifted by "Andrew Lloyd…
The Christmas weekend is typically the strongest stretch on the calendar, but when Christmas falls on a Saturday, as it does this year, prognosticating is difficult and distribs are not very merry.