Turns out New Line's "Secondhand Lions" was second in line at the box office this weekend, as Monday's official tallies reversed the No. 2 and 3 positions on the frame.
The skull-and-crossbones flew atop the overseas B.O. for the sixth consecutive weekend as "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" amassed an estimated $19 million in 43 markets…
A couple of limited releases keying on quality perfs by talent turned in quality perfs at the box office this weekend, and the suddenly busy Focus Features was behind both pics.
"Underworld," a Sony Screen Gems release produced by Lakeshore Entertainment, opened atop the box office this weekend as the vampire actioner sunk its teeth into an estimated $22 million.
Those rampaging "Pirates of the Caribbean" grabbed most of the B.O. booty last week, leaving few pieces of silver for other titles. That underlines a recurring problem for exhibs: little or no…
THE MORE THE SCARIER Today, five wide openers flood theaters – and history shows that’s not a good sign. Fall frames with few films fare best. 2002 Top Fall Weekends† Date Total…
Hollywood hopes to carve up the coming box office weekend with the sharpest of audience distinctions, but somebody has got to get hurt in the process.
"Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" continued to dominate the B.O. in a slew of territories last weekend, but the pressing problem for exhibs is that few other films are making…
The Australian Film Commission argued that U.S. films dominate the Aussie B.O., grabbing 83.2% of the market last year, in its campaign to protect subsidies and quotas during U.S.-Australia free…
"Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" ruled the overseas B.O. for the fifth consecutive weekend, matching the "Matrix Reloaded" feat of earlier this year and ransacking an…
Sony's "Once Upon a Time in Mexico" was unrestricted by its R rating this weekend, as the action sequel sprayed bullets and box office in equal measure for a franchise-best bow of $24 million.