In Italy, where economic woes are shaking up the film industry, a new generation of players with a bigger global vision is surfacing, epitomized by Ginevra Elkann.
Warner Bros.' kidnapping drama "Prisoners" walked away with a solid $21.4 million Stateside opening. Pic, from Alcon Entertainment, fell in line with pre-weekend expectations.
Warner Bros.’ “Prisoners” is expected to lock in about $20 million this weekend, right on target with pre-weekend estimates. The drama, which started building buzz at fests including Venice and…
Hugh Jackman’s “Prisoners” is making a break at the U.S. box office. The Warner Bros. drama, directed by Denis Villeneuve, should expect north of $20 million this weekend for Jackman’s eighth No. 1…
The maelstrom of buzz generated by the Venice, Telluride and Toronto Film Fests gets its first real-world test this weekend as Warner Bros. launches “Prisoners,” which is tracking in the high-teens…
Oscar-winning director? Check. Rising Hollywood star? Check. Plenty of studio marketing muscle? Excellent early reviews? Check, check. Ron Howard’s Formula One racing movie “Rush” certainly has the…
Boosted by a Friday-the-13th launch, FilmDistrict's low-budget scarer sequel "Insidious Chapter 2" beat expectations with an estimated $41.1 million, making it the largest opening in September for a…
FilmDistrict’s “Insidious” sequel kicked off the Friday the 13th weekend with an estimated $1.5 million in midnight shows Thursday. The James Wan-directed horror film, made for only $5 million, is…
Vin Diesel helped light up what is usually a dark post-Labor Day box office period, with Universal's franchise pic "Riddick" scoring a solid estimated $18.7 million domestically.
Universal’s “Riddick” is set to unseat “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” this weekend with about $18 million in three days. The actioner threequel comes nine years after predecessor “The Chronicles of…