Gangbuster international preems by "Dinosaur" and "Shanghai Noon" plus the seemingly unstoppable "Gladiator" powered the foreign B.O. last weekend.
UIP/DreamWorks' "Gladiator" made a huge splash at the overseas box office over the weekend, when most serious competition ducked for cover, while "American Beauty" and "The Beach" reached important…
Socko biz by "Gladiator" in five territories brightened an otherwise blah week overseas as exhibs in most of Europe and parts of Asia griped about the combo of terrific weather and lousy product…
The mercurial "Gladiator" pulled crowds in five territories last weekend, but it was a no-contest in most of Europe and parts of Asia: Cinemas lost out while folks enjoyed outdoor pursuits and other…
Awesome foreign preems by "Gladiator" in Australia and Mexico galvanized those territories last week, while exhibs in sun-drenched, product-starved Europe say Ridley Scott's epic can't come quickly…
"Gladiator" had smash international preems in Australia and Mexico last weekend while the B.O. across much of Europe was flattened by hot, sunny weather and an absence of compelling product.
The May Day holidays overseas yielded mixed results at the foreign box office, with "Scream 3," "Erin Brockovich" and "American Beauty" the major winners, while UIP/Mandalay's "Sleepy Hollow" became…
Miramax/BVI's "Scream 3" spooked a huge bow in the U.K., stealing the top spot from local comedy "Kevin and Perry Go Large" with $4 million from 450 slaughterhouses.
Standout perfs by "Erin Brockovich," "Pokemon: The First Movie" and "Stuart Little" sustained the holiday business in many overseas markets last week, although balmy early-summer weather in Italy and…
Adding its commercial muscle to that of UIP Italia, which recently announced a strong summer lineup, the national division of Warner Bros. is also angling to beat Italy's traditional warm-weather box…