Fox Searchlight's "Sideways" moved upwards this week, grossing $435,731 in its second weekend from 16 screens, an expansion of 12 new playdates, giving it a strong average of $27,233 per screen.
Tom Cruise's army of admirers turned out for "Collateral" in Japan, and M. Night Shyamalan's fans embraced "The Village" in Italy over the weekend, while indigenous pics "A Very Long Engagement" in…
Halloween weekend was a treat for horror pics. Sony's "The Grudge" stayed strong in its second sesh, claiming the weekend's top spot with $22.4 million, a decline of 42% from its opening three days…
The fall B.O. plumbed new lows in major markets last week despite school vacations in the U.K., France and parts of Germany that ensured buoyant soph sessions for "Shark Tale."
THE PRICE OF FAME Compared with true-life stories of individuals who have lived outside the public eye, celeb biopics typically pale at the box office. Today, U’s ‘Ray’ tunes up. TOP…
Universal is looking to appeal to an older crowd this weekend as Ray Charles biopic "Ray" bows on 2,006 screens. And after the whopping debut for Sony's "The Grudge" last weekend, Lions Gate hopes to…
Chart-topping bows by "I, Robot" in Italy, "The Bourne Supremacy" in Germany, "The Forgotten" in Spain and Mexico, "Shall We Dance" in Australia and "Secret Window" in Japan weren't enough to rouse…
Nearly 40 years after he seduced audiences around the world, "Alfie" is back -- and displaying a fair amount of charm.
Make it two more impressive limited debuts this fall, as Fox Searchlight's "Sideways" and Paramount Classics' "The Machinist" recorded good results over the weekend.
Auds bore no ill will toward "The Grudge." Eclipsing expectations, Sony's horror pic starring Sarah Michelle Gellar opened with $40 million over the weekend, averaging more than $12,000 in each of…
Memo to Hollywood producers: Stop making so many bland, formulaic films or risk losing more audiences overseas to local pics and imports from other countries.