Fighting inclement East Coast weather, Sony/Revolution Studios' military drama "Black Hawk Down" flew heroically into wide release with a frame-record $29 million in three-day box office this weekend.
WIDE BREAKS January is a big month for awards hopefuls to break out of niche runs and reach mainstream auds. Recently, "A Beautiful Mind" recorded the best wide bow for a January platform over…
Sony's military drama "Black Hawk Down" is the highest-profile pic marching into wide release over the long Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend, a box office frame of growing importance.
Despite slow business in Italian theaters over Christmas 2001, box office receipts were up 4.9%, with a 3.7% growth in admissions.
An injection of new blood gave the B.O. fresh impetus over the weekend, highlighted by "Ocean's Eleven" in German-speaking territories and Australia, "American Pie 2" in Mexico and Argentina, and…
After a year-end/New Year frame that ranked as an all-time record-breaker in many markets, the B.O. action stayed fast and furious last week, fueled by Hobbits, Hogwarts and animated monsters -- and…
"Rings" is on a roll. New Line's "Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" topped weekend box office rankings for a fourth consecutive frame with an estimated $16.2 million.
It's been a fairytale start to the New Year overseas for Hollywood as "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" continues to reign in a bunch of markets and the "Harry Potter" phenom just…
Expectations are up for Sony's "Black Hawk Down." For a second straight sesh, the military actioner grossed an estimated $50,000 from each of four theaters in L.A. and Gotham.
Those Hobbits are making a habit of winning. For the third straight frame, New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings" topped weekend box office rankings, with an estimated $23…
While French cinema pulled in increased market share at home in 2001 (Daily Variety, Jan. 3), pics also exported well, according to figures released by Unifrance this week.