It's a "Lord of the Rings" world. With $121 million in 28 territories its first five days overseas, "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" overwhelmed not just the international box office…
Exhibs overseas were anticipating a royal weekend as "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" began its global invasion Dec. 17, and many bookers were predicting the trilogy's finale will not…
HONG KONG The third installment of police drama trilogy "Infernal Affairs" had a stellar opening weekend, as expected.
JAKARTA A $1 million teen romantic comedy, "Eiffel ... I'm in Love," has become the fastest Indonesian film to sell 1 million tickets, reaching that record in just 20 days.
India and Pakistan are going to war again -- but thankfully only on celluloid, and it will last only four hours.
India's latest hit, both at home and abroad, is Shah Rukh Khan starrer "Kal ho na ho" (Tomorrow May Not Come). Released at the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, the Bollywood musical has…
A lackluster year for French cinema is expected to translate into a 12% dip in foreign box office to some 240 million euro this year, 44% of the total B.O. for Gallic fare, according to Unifrance…
AULD LANG SLUMP Except for a flurry in 2002, the number of total year-end releases has been waning for years. This year’s earlier award season means most pics got out earlier. Year No…
Record books could be rewritten this weekend, with New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" expected to march north of $120 million through Sunday for a potentially unprecedented…
In its world preem, "Peter Pan" topped the Aussie B.O. Thursday, grossing A$379,000 ($280,000) on about 275 prints.
If early box office returns are any indication, New Line's latest installment in mega-franchise "The Lord of the Rings" just may grab the ultimate brass ring. Distrib hopes "Return of the King" can…