SCARED SILLY Comedies and horror-thrillers have vied closely for autumn’s auds. Laffers have the upper hand this season, generating $189 million – 18% more than horror-thrillers. Today…
It's no joke -- "Scary Movie 3" appears poised for breakout box office during the upcoming frame.
Danish director Giacomo Campeotto's feature debut, "The Little Rascals," has rocketed to the top of the local charts, taking 233,000 admissions and $1.8 million at the box office since its Oct. 10…
Government film coin agency Telefilm Canada is claiming its Canadian Feature Film Fund has helped boost box office for homegrown pics from 1.4% to 3.8% of the country's overall ticket sales in the 18…
Don't look for consistency among last weekend's debutantes, as audience tastes and different competitive environments saw "Kill Bill, Vol. 1," "Mystic River" and "The Rundown" zig and zag overseas.
The second-place finish by Miramax's "Kill Bill, Vol. 1" remained unchanged in the wake of an unusual assertion by producers of "Runaway Jury" that the courtroom drama would take the silver medal.
Flemish crime thriller "The Alzheimer Case" has boosted local productions in Belgium by recording 60,000 admissions in its opening weekend.
Skeletal pirates, animated fish and a deified Jim Carrey have propelled Disney's Buena Vista Intl. to a company record and almost certainly spurred BVI to pole position in the majors' overseas B.O…
The weekend box office perked up thanks to dashing debuts by "Bad Boys II," "Kill Bill, Vol. 1" and "American Wedding" and winning offshore preems by "Intolerable Cruelty."
New Line horror remake "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" hacked out an estimated $29.1 million in weekend box office to post the second-biggest October bow ever. Blood-lust rival "Kill Bill, Vol. 1" from…
Exhibs who pride themselves on being able to accurately forecast how films will perform got some surprises last week, not all of them pleasant.