"Final Fantasy" spent four years moving from script to screen but it took just one weekend to claim top spot in Germany, Italy and Spain and cause "Bridget Jones' Diary" some heartache in Austria.
"Planet of the Apes," "Cats & Dogs" and "Rush Hour 2" reigned in a bunch of major markets last week, while European films gave Hollywood a run for its money in Germany and Toho's toon "Spirited Away"…
Peter Sellars, the controversial former director of the defunct Los Angeles Arts Festival, is presiding over turbulent times as artistic director of the Adelaide Festival.
"American Pie 2" choked down $12.8 million in estimated weekend box office, as Universal laffer outpaced five wide openers and New Line's still-strong "Rush Hour 2" to become first pic in four months…
Primates, domestic pets and the Brad Pitt/Julia Roberts combo led the B.O. parade in a bunch of markets over the weekend as "Planet of the Apes" conquered the U.K., "Cats & Dogs" wowed Mexico and…
Over the weekend BVI's "Pearl Harbor" became the highest-earning international release for 2001, surpassing "The Mummy Returns," which unwrapped $214 million.
Universal delivered another "Pie" in the face of box office competish, as its young-skewing sequel laffer repped the first repeat No. 1 perf in 12 frames over a weekend that bolstered prospects that…
HOLD OVER HEAT WAVE Should “American Pie2″ repeat at No.1 this weekend, it will be only the second pic to do so this summer (along with “Pearl Harbor”) matching the 1999 season low for…
The summer box office has been famously dominated by pics soaring to No. 1 and then ceding the top spot the next frame, but that could change this weekend as "American Pie 2" faces soph-sesh…
Along with new evidence of the allure of sequels and the power of super-saturation releases, "American Pie 2" came with this sweet topping for distrib Universal: A well-marketed pic can succeed even…