Last weekend's threadbare box office looks likely to prove a one-weekend shortfall if New Line strikes the kind of motherlode that's predicted for "Austin Powers in Goldmember."
FUNNY FRANCHISES "Austin Powers: Goldmember" hopes to up its B.O. mojo among summer’s top comedy franchises. However, in terms of pure comedies…
Norway's box office is heading for a record year led by foreign releases, according to cinema org Film & Kino.
It was a long and winding "Road" to the top. But final data Monday showed DreamWorks' Tom Hanks starrer "Road to Perdition" outdistanced Sony's family laffer "Stuart Little 2" to grab the No. 1 spot…
While Sony's mouse didn't roar overseas, "Stuart Little 2" delivered satisfying results in its first offshore markets over the weekend. Meanwhile, "Men in Black II" flexed its muscles as it bowed in…
That great sucking sound this weekend was American moviegoers responding with a collective yawn to the latest batch of film offerings. As a result, the road to box office supremacy was paved in…
Box office in Spain shot up 13% in the first half of the year compared to the same period in 2001, according to a recent analysis by Nielsen EDI in Spain. With "Spider-Man" still spinning moolah and…
The biggest star overseas this summer clearly isn't a thesp: it's computer-generated FX and animation. To be sure, Tom Cruise's star power is resonating strongly in "Minority Report" and there's no…
If you can find a bookmaker willing to take bets on which studio will win the overseas B.O. derby this year, put the house (or at least the weekend cottage) on Warner Bros.
Three new wide releases including a pricey submarine drama surface this weekend, amid a growing sense that the summer's logjam of titles is limiting the potential of individual pics.
EXPLORING A SUB GENRE Underwater thrillers tend to have sturdy legs, but none has exceeded $100 million domestically since "The Hunt for Red October" in 1990…