The Chinese box office is predicted to produce a bumper harvest in 2012, with total grosses forecast to exceed 20 billion yuan ($3.17 billion), an industry research group said in a report.
European movie theaters broke box office records last year, chalking up €6.4 billion ($8.26 billion), as Euro films, boosted by popular local comedies, accounted for nearly a third of the market.
MOSCOW -- European movie theaters broke box-office records last year with Euros 6.4 billion ($8.26 billion) banked, with European films, boosted by popular local comedies, accounting for nearly a…
After just 19 days, Disney-Marvel's "The Avengers" is expected to cross $1 billion at the global box office today. With "Avatar" it will hold the record for the pic to most quickly reach that…
With a $29.1 million gross Friday, Disney's "The Avengers" is out adventuring for the soph sesh domestic B.O. record, but it may require a slightly stronger hold to beat it.
But the extent of the film's quick success certainly surprised some bizzers: In just 12 days, "Avengers" reached an astonishing $654.8 million globally -- better than the individual worldwide takes…
"The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," which toplines older A-list Brit thesps Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson and Bill Nighy, and already has amassed $72.8 million overseas, managed an end run…
A look at box office receipts for the past year over the globe.
"The Avengers" is creating a little deja vu for Stateside bizzers this weekend -- including another shot at a new record -- just with a lot less hype.
Disney-Marvel's superhero assembly rocketed past the "Harry Potter" finale's previous Stateside peak of $169 million by nearly 20%, overcoming lesser midnights and a second-place opening day with…
With the Chinese box office booming, Lionsgate will be seeking still more "Hunger Games" coin in that market with an early June launch for its blockbuster.