BAD BOY OF SUMMER Summer isn’t summer without a pic from Jerry Bruckheimer. Today his latest entry "Bad Company" hopes to continue the producer’s usual march to $100 million. Some years…
The B.O. wilted in heat wave-hit Europe last weekend as the "Star Wars" juggernaut started to run out of puff, and exhibs eagerly awaited the arrival of "Spider-Man" over the next two weeks.
The "Spider-Man" and "Star Wars" juggernauts continued to dominate the B.O. in many territories over the weekend, while "Panic Room" and "40 Days and 40 Nights" seized a window of opportunity to post…
The film biz finally took a B.O. breather. Paramount rang up a $31.2 million bow for "The Sum of All Fears" and Universal/Imagine's "Undercover Brother" debuted with $12.1 million. Overall, though…
POST-MEMORIAL DAY BLUES Percent drop after memorial day weekend Last weekend set a record for the Memorial Day frame with $200 million in total grosses. But history shows the following weekend…
"Stars Wars: Episode II" cloned a boffo soph sesh with an estimated $61.2 million that topped a crush of box office competish over a Memorial Day weekend that registered historic highs.
When two blockbusters generate more than $110 million combined overseas in a bit less than one week, you can tell the pre-summer season is cooking.
SURRENDERING HOLIDAY BOUNTY TO ‘CLONES?’ Last year’s "Pearl Harbor" victory lap has given way to a Memorial Day free-for-all during which five pics could pull in more than $20 million apiece…
A high voltage box office battle is set for the Memorial Day weekend, as a pair of blockbusters still going strong face three major releases over a sesh expected to set an all-time high for…
The Jedi Knights emphatically conquered most of the world over the weekend except in Latin America, where Sony's webslinger smashed numerous industry opening records.