Denzel Washington as rogue L.A. cop proved a bulletproof combo as Warner Bros.' "Training Day" gunned down box office competish with an estimated $24.2 million bow this weekend.
WEEKEND BOX OFFICE PREVIEW Total receipts are expected to clear $6 billion this weekend- a month ahead of 1999’s heady pace. SPEEDY RACE 2001 279 DAYS* 1999 308 DAYS…
Teutonic auds feasted on "American Pie 2" as the sequel chomped a tasty projected $8 million at 900 bakeries during its Thursday-Sunday debut for an impressive 58% of the overall market.
There sure was a "Rush Hour" in Japan last week, though the B.O. engines in many other markets remained stuck in low gear. Six major titles launched in Japan, aiming to take advantage of the Sept…
Twentieth Century Fox's "Don't Say a Word," whose title neatly summed up pic's still-dormant marketing campaign just two weeks ago, used a late-surging promo blitz to top weekend box office with an…
AUTUMN THRILLS Fox releases "Don’t Say a Word " today in a historically strong season for thrillers. Fall 1999 set a record for the genre thanks to "Double Jeopardy" and carryover from "The…
This could be the weekend Hollywood learns if America's in the mood to return to their movie theater -- and what sort of fare they're willing to accept.
In a frame that was neither fast nor furious, "The Fast and the Furious" hit top gear in Australia but skidded in Italy and South Korea, while "Bridget Jones's Diary" won plenty of admirers in Japan…
In a sluggish weekend overseas, "The Fast and the Furious" and "Cats & Dogs" put some zip into the Australian B.O. while "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" took the crown in the U.K. with unexceptional…
In the aftermath of the terrorist attack on the U.S., the overseas box office generally seems to be idling -- but not in comparison with the corresponding period in 2000. In local currency, B.O…