The studio's plain-speaking distribution topper vows to claim this year's box office market share crown for Warners, a bit of a brave prediction considering the studio ranked third until last…
If Hollywood uses numbers to articulate success, then Warners Bros.' official tally for "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" makes quite a statement.
"Harry Potter" was a bigger phenom in Blighty than even Warner Bros. had figured, as the opening weekend tally of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" (as it's known in most offshore markets…
The only thing bigger than "Harry Potter's" opening-weekend B.O. bounty may be the expectations surrounding it. That's the feeling of most industryites following a stratospheric $90.3 million…
"Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" (aka "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" in the States) mesmerized the U.K. over the weekend, ringing up a spellbinding $22.8 million from 1,168 prints…
A boy wizard transfixed the Brits, but B.O. magicians were in short supply in most other markets last week, although "The Others" spooked lots of Aussies and "Scary Movie 2's" ribald humor tickled…
You're a box office wizard, Harry. Warner Bros.' "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" etched its name in movieland history over the weekend with a record estimated bow of $93.5 million.
Rewrite the record books: Warner Bros. will bow its "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" in a humongous 3,672 theaters domestically . That compares with a then-record 3,653-theater opening for…
Warner Bros., though frantically seeking to manage through-the-roof box office projections for its "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," hopes to bow the hugely anticipated release in an…
When the news surfaced last week that a new "Star Wars -- Episode II" trailer would run with the Nov. 16 bow of "Harry Potter," it seemed like a unique blockbuster pairing.