Some 3,603 theaters are locked and loaded with a record 8,517 prints of Warner Bros.' "The Matrix Reloaded," set to open May 14 with a fusillade of 10 p.m. showtimes in 2,750 of those venues.
"X2: X-Men United" registered Russia's third-highest opening this weekend -- $2.1 million from 175 screens -- to cap a boffo $121 million international haul after 10 days.
A week after its record-setting day-and-date debut, "X2: X-Men United," Fox's sequel to its "X-Men" Marvel comic spinoff, took advantage of the lull before this week's juggernaut for "The Matrix…
More Italians are going to homegrown pics than at any time since 1987, according to statistics released Friday by national exhibs association AGIS.
Twentieth Century Fox's sequel actioner "X2: X-Men United" copped a sequel sesh atop the box office heap, grossing an estimated $41.4 million over the weekend.
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Fox's gambit of launching "X2: X Men United" day-and-date in 93 markets paid off handsomely -- yet despite the mutants' invasion, Italy experienced its worst weekend of the year and there was a…
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Exhibs overseas had two reasons to cheer last weekend: heroic preems by "X2: X-Men United" and the fact that some holdovers withstood the mutant invasion remarkably well.
Mutant mania gripped the world over the weekend as "X2: X Men United" amassed an estimated $69.3 million from 7,600 prints in an unprecedented 93 territories.
The summer of sequels opened with a blast, as "X2: X-Men United" not only clobbered its predecessor but rang up a scintillating $155.2 million worldwide.