It has been a record year for French movies at the U.S. box office. In the first 10 months of 2001, the top 10 Gallic pics have grossed nearly $17.5 million -- twice as much as the whole of last year.
Germany saw smart but not scintillating bows by "The Fast and the Furious" and "Moulin Rouge" over the weekend while "American Pie 2" kept cookin' in the U.K. and "The Princess Diaries" captivated…
There's little peace, love and understanding in the real world right now, so it's no surprise that romantic comedies and straight-out laffers are drawing cinemagoers around the world.
Twentieth Century Fox's "From Hell" was just hot enough. Jack the Ripper suspenser cut up box office competish this weekend with an estimated $11.3 million bow, as Sony's "Riding in Cars With Boys"…
ARE YOU EXPERIENCED? Among leading men of a "certain age," Robert Redford has one of the highest per-film grosses. In recent years, he has appeared sparingly- until this fall, that is. DreamWorks…
Blondes and redheads shared the fun and B.O. spoils over the weekend as "Legally Blonde" went to the top of the class in Australia and "Moulin Rouge" had full-throated debuts in Spain and three…
Warner Bros.' rogue-cop drama "Training Day" put a choke-hold on box office competish for a second straight weekend, as MGM claimed that the nation's most recent news scare pinched opening grosses…
LEANER LEVINSON Grosses for Barry Levinson-helmed pics have declined steadily since his 1980s peak of "Good Morning, Vietnam" and "Rain Man." This weekend he returns with MGM's "Bandits," his…
The foreign B.O. was hardly a model of consistency at the weekend as a slew of new titles zigzagged their way around the world.
Many would-be moviegoers stayed home to watch coverage of the U.S bombing of Afghanistan on TV, it seems.