With "Moulin Rouge" kicking off its foreign tour with plenty of razzle-dazzle in Australia, and "The Mummy Returns" stalking through 31 markets, you'd have expected cinema owners to be humming happy…
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.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox -76.03%
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Daily:$962,590 Cumulative:$13.7M Universal Pictures -67.12%
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Daily:$864,209 Cumulative:$12.4M Warner Brothers -68.56%
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.