"Harry" is unlikely to become a billionaire. But Warner Bros.' family-fantasy blockbuster may come awfully close to that mark once its final worldwide box office is tallied.
In a move designed to curb video piracy, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" is being released in China on Jan. 31 -- an unusually short time after its U.S. preem.
John Williams has joined the list of National Board of Review 2001 honorees.
Turns out the all-time highest weekend B.O. record overseas posted by "Harry Potter" in the Nov. 30-Dec. 2 frame was short-lived. Last weekend, the blockbuster amassed an estimated $62.3 million from…
"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" continued to cast its spell internationally over the weekend when the blockbuster made a record-breaking four-day opening of 11 billion lire ($5.5 million) in…
Finding a viable release date is one of the toughest tasks in Hollywood. Studios must focus not only on their own pics but on all chess pieces on the board.
"Harry Potter" minted an estimated $60.1 million from more than 8,000 screens in 37 territories over the weekend, propelling its foreign cume to $239.7 million, about equal with its domestic tally…
How high is up for "Harry Potter" overseas? Late last week, the blockbuster's foreign cume rocketed to $174.3 million after the pic banked $82.5 million from more than 7,000 screens in 31 countries…
Local comedy "Mr. Bones" has narrowly beaten worldwide phenom "Harry Potter" at the box office in its opening weekend in South Africa.
Sorry, James Cameron, let's proclaim "Harry Potter" as the new king of the world -- at least by one yardstick. The junior wizard seized "Titanic's" crown as the all-time highest weekend grosser…
German exhibs are urging distrib Warner Bros. not to enforce the strict conditions on "Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" that it attached to "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone."