"Dennis the Menace" opens disappointingly in Japan, and "Hot Shots! Part Deux" heats up international B.O.
Winners and losers of the U.S. summer B.O. season are venturing overseas with roughly the same success rate -- although there have been some surprising reversals.
"Last Action Hero" opened to promising business in Taiwan in its first international outing. Columbia TriStar Intl. reported an opening weekend gross of $ NT11.5 million ($ 441,816) in Taipei. Pic's…
Paramount's "The Firm" emerged as the freshman at the top of the class with a holiday weekend gross estimated by the studio at $ 31.4 million. That meant Universal's "Jurassic Park" had to go back to…
"Indecent Proposal" has broken through $ 100 million gross overseas, while the arrival of "Jurassic Park,""Cliffhanger" and "Made in America" set tills ringing in a bunch of foreign markets last…
There was a "Firm" grip applied to the national box office Wednesday as Paramount released its adaptation of the John Grisham bestseller to an opening-day gross of $ 7.2 million, breaking "Jurassic…
Universal's "Jurassic Park" scored the hat trick, racking up a third consecutive weekend as the undisputed box office leader with a three-day gross of $ 27,690,520.
With dinosaurs trampling Arnold at home, the clash of the summer titans is shifting to a new killing field. Both Universal's "Jurassic Park" and Columbia's "Last Action Hero" are set to open in major…
Last week…$ 155,500,000 1992…$ 97,500,000 1991…$ 126,000,000 Year to date…$ 2,075,200,000 *1992…$ 1,973,400,000 1991…$ 2,081,500,000 * one week less
It wasn't all dino-might at the weekend box office, though Universal's "Jurassic Park" continued to ride herd with $ 28.1 million. Coming in with a roar was TriStar's romantic comedy "Sleepless in…
Lukewarm reviews and the moral qualms expressed by media pundits don't seem to have done much harm to Warner Bros.' "Falling Down."