Disney's "Pearl Harbor" scored explosive debuts in eights markets in its foreign debut over the weekend.
Disney's "Pearl Harbor" cruised to a second weekend of box office dominance with DreamWorks' "Shrek" following closely in its wake and three wide openers tailing in tight formation.
Memorial Day turned out to be memorable indeed for studio distribs, as Monday grosses put the four-day holiday frame into the record books as the biggest box office weekend in history.
Disney's "Pearl Harbor" fought off a sneak attack from DreamWorks' surprisingly leggy "Shrek" to capture the Memorial Day weekend box office flag with an estimated $75.1 million. That repped the…
Critics can't make or break films, but they did no favors to "Captain Corelli's Mandolin" in its world preem in the U.K., while auds in many other territories didn't need reviews to tell them there's…
While "The Mummy Returns" saw a socko bow in Australia, response to the film was muted over the weekend in Italy, where hot, sunny weather (which flattened ticket sales across much of Europe) and the…
What a difference a date makes. "Vertical Limit" and "102 Dalmatians" are among the latest batch of U.S. films that have performed much more strongly overseas than at home, thanks in large measure to…
For product-starved exhibs and audiences, "The Mummy Returns" and "Pearl Harbor" can't arrive too soon after the famine of the past month or so. "The Mummy" sequel rolls out in 80% of foreign…
It was one of the bleakest weekends of the year at cinemas overseas, and not even the world preem of "Captain Corelli's Mandolin" in the U.K. could raise the tempo.
In its world preem in the U.K. over the weekend, "Captain Corelli's Mandolin" was relegated to playing second fiddle to the fourth stanza of local phenom "Bridget Jones's Diary," while most major…
For most major markets, April ended up pretty much as it began: in a trough, marking an unwelcome hiatus for exhibs before "The Mummy Returns" and "Pearl Harbor" start rolling out overseas later this…