Local pics are helping to power the B.O. so far this year, raising hopes the Brazilian film industry will perform at levels not seen in nearly 15 years.
The U.K. is a fair barometer of the summer season abroad thus far -- and it's not high. Blighty exhibs describe the market as flat and "littered by disappointments," the latest being "The Hulk's"…
A correction was made to this chart on July 27, 2003. SUMMER SEQUEL SCORECARD Thanks to "Star Wars," Fox leads the pack insummer sequel grosses since ’99. Follow-ups to "Lara Croft: Tomb…
A trio of theatrical thoroughbreds will hit the box office track this weekend, including a horse of a different color. Universal is sending out "Seabiscuit," based on a bestselling book about the…
Only seven months into 2003, Warner Bros. Pictures Intl. has surpassed the billion-dollar mark, with a year-to-date foreign box office of $1.012 billion.
You can't say the summer B.O. is at full throttle overseas, especially in heatwave-hit Europe, but brawny bows by "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines," "Charlie's Angels 2: Full Throttle," "The…
The return of Will Smith and Martin Lawrence as buddy cops in Sony's "Bad Boys II" proved roughly as big as expected, topping weekend box office rankings with an estimated $46.7 million.
Asian exhibs saluted Arnold Schwarzenegger last week while bookers in Europe were fretting about a different kind of terminator: the increasing tendency of U.S. tentpoles to burn out just as fast as…
SATURATED SUMMER Today, "Bad Boys 2" leads a summer wave of uber-wide releases, a trend that has increased close to twofold over the past five years due to the uptick in megaplexes (theaters…
Arnold Schwarzenegger was the B.O. champ in most of Asia and Argentina last weekend while scorching weather in Europe took some steam out of rookie "Charlie's Angels 2: Full Throttle" and other…
Sony divided and conquered much of the world outside North America over the weekend with the potent combo of "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines" and "Charlie's Angels 2: Full Throttle."