Russian audiences have an enthusiasm for 3D, large formats and visual effects, says Paul Heth, CEO of leading Russian exhibition chain Karo. That lines up Russians with audiences in much of the…
A pair of saviors battle for box office glory during Oscar weekend, with Universal’s Liam Neeson action-hero pic “Non-Stop” expected to gross in the mid-$20 millions, ahead of Fox’s Biblical drama…
Imax posted record fourth quarter results boosted by strong box office earnings for “Gravity,” “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” and “Stalingrad,” which proved popular on the large format theater…
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Turning its tracks Stateside, Columbia Pictures announced it will release Fedor Bondarchuk’s Russian WWII drama “Stalingrad” for a one-week engagement in domestic Imax theaters starting Feb. 28…
BERLIN — Alexander Rodnyansky, one of the lead producers of Fedor Bondarchuk‘s record-breaking movie "Stalingrad," is ramping up his slate of Russian projects. 3D World War II actioner "Stalingrad,"…
Russia's foreign-language Oscar entry and first Imax 3D release is big, loud, full of explosions and awash in stereotypes.
LONDON — Fedor Bondarchuk's 3D war epic "Stalingrad" opened number one in China with $8.3 million over four days from 7,013 screens — the most ever for a non-Chinese and non-American film. The…