Variety's critics debate the highs and lows of an unusually paranoid and post-apocalyptic summer movie season.
While the 2013 summer box office rode a record-setting wave of $4.74b, but there's blood in the water from some big-budget original bets failing to catch the rising tide.
TOKYO — In what was supposed to be one of its friendliest foreign markets, Japan, "Pacific Rim" ended its opening weekend, August 10-11, with a so-so sixth rank on the box office chart…
With a record-breaking bow in China, Warner Bros.' "Pacific Rim" beat out overseas box office favorite "The Smurfs 2" by a hair to take first in the international marketplace.
Dire predictions swirled around this year's slate of pricey pics. Now, after a number of colossal flops, Hollywood is left to wonder if its swing-for-the-fences paradigm has struck out.
I wanted to love "Pacific Rim" more. I suspect that's a feeling most film critics had. After all, Guillermo del Toro is one of the good guys, a fantasy director with a poet's soul. And the reviews…
Another weekend, another big-budget box office disappointment. This time it's Warner Bros.-Legendary Pictures' $185 million-budgeted "Pacific Rim," which collected just $38.3 million domestically.
Box Office: ‘Pacific’ on the Rim of Disappointment Stateside, Beat By ‘Grown Ups,’ ‘Despicable Me’ Sequels
“Pacific Rim” landed in second place Friday with $14.6 million, which is about the best it can expect to do this weekend as it gets overtaken by a critically-smeared sequel and a beloved toon…
Guillermo del Toro’s “Pacific Rim” may not be a “Lone Ranger” bomb but neither is it a monster performer at the box office, at least not in the U.S. Fanboys generated a husky $3.6 million Thursday…
Fanboys showed up in large numbers Thursday night to see Guillermo del Toro’s “Pacific Rim,” which opened to $3.6 million in late screenings, matching the performance of recent box office surprise…
With domestic prospects a dicey proposition, the opening day of Warner Bros.' "Pacific Rim" has launched in first place in South Korea with $1.5 million from 850 screens but far less impressively in…