JANUARY HIGHS Touting the highest opening ever for a January frosh pic, "Along Came Polly" is positioned to become one of the month’s top-grossing release, none of which has ever crossed…
The foreign box office moved into Cruise control over the weekend with Warner's "The Last Samurai" grossing an impressive $40.6 million on 5,734 screens in 31 territories, nearly double the take of…
"Polly" was still sitting pretty, but other box office rankings through Monday's Martin Luther King holiday changed a bit from the weekend pecking order.
After 2003's trend-bucking results of some $40 million at the B.O. gave the sector something to smile about, the third installment of "Lord of the Rings" is outpacing the other two films in the…
Tom Cruise replaced the denizens of Middle Earth as the dominant force at the international box office as Warner's "The Last Samurai" easily won the weekend over "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of…
"Along Came Polly" made for a jolly Martin Luther King holiday weekend at Universal, as the Ben Stiller-Jennifer Aniston laffer opened with an estimated $27.6 million.
BUENOS AIRES Argentina's hottest helmers are preparing films for this year, raising expectations that the local industry could be a stronger challenge to Hollywood at the box office. They're talking…
Frodo and friends fended off Tom Cruise, with "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" narrowly retaining the international box office crown last weekend over "The Last Samurai."
WEAKENED WEEKEND Despite the presence of "The Lord of the Rings" in the marketplace, Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend last year continued to be off from its 2001 high. Three wide bows and a…
January is famously sluggish for moviegoing, but this weekend reps a potentially busy frame thanks to the Martin Luther King holiday, a trio of wide openers and some significant film expansions.
New figures from the EU on the progress of the film biz in central and eastern Europe in 2002 suggest modest progress for moviemaking in the region, with the number of productions rising.