After mourning their compatriots who died in the March 11 terrorist bombings in Madrid, Spaniards sought solace in escapism last week by catching "Hidalgo," an exotic adventure where a U.S. cowboy…
NOT SO SCARY IN THE SPRING Today, U’s "Dawn of the Dead" redo will try to bring auds back to horror pics – a genre that’s usually more alive in the fall. FALL VS. SPRING HORROR BOX OFFICE.*…
The records keep tumbling for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King." The trilogy finale's international gross hit $700.2 million Wednesday, the second film to cross that milestone after…
Despite a 16-year wait, Mexican auds were not tempted by "The Last Temptation of Christ," which finally hit plexes last weekend.
The lethargic start to the B.O. year in the U.S., before the advent of a certain film directed by Mel Gibson, inevitably is having a knock-on effect overseas, reflected in humdrum biz in many markets…
You know it's a slow weekend overseas when the No. 1 title in many markets grosses less than $2 million, although there were useful contributions from "Along Came Polly," "Brother Bear," "Hidalgo,"…
Portugal is finally catching up with the rest of Europe as it's begun issuing official weekly data on box office rankings, admissions and revenues.
Charlize Theron's Oscar-winning role is driving "Monster" to unprecedented B.O. success for a small arthouse film in South Africa.
Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ" has pulled off a three-peat atop the weekend box office, grossing an estimated $31.7 million to boost its domestic cume to $264 million.
Biz drifted on a sea of mediocrity in most of the major markets last week, despite a raft of openers and healthy post-Oscar bumps for "The Return of the King," "Mystic River" and "Lost in…
"The Passion of the Christ" seems set to not only replicate its Stateside success in the Middle East but to rewrite the rules of local exhibition.
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