China loves "Avatar." James Cameron's latest movie took 33 million yuan ($4.8 million) on Monday, its first day of release, setting a new opening day record.
Fueled by 20th Century Fox's "Avatar," Imax theaters reached a record $100 million in worldwide box office grosses in the final quarter of 2009.
Spain delivered the madre of all box-office grosses in 2009, an all-time record of around Euros675 million ($965.25 million), according to Nielsen EDI in Spain.
"Avatar" rang in the New Year with an estimated worldwide cume of $1.02 billion through Sunday.
Fox's "Avatar" jumped the $300 million mark on New Year's Day.
Twentieth Century Fox reached foreign ticket sales of $2.28 billion over the Dec. 23-27 frame, setting a new industry record as James Cameron's Avatar" continued to dominate.Paramount opened Peter…
20th Century Fox's "Avatar" grossed $19.4 million from 3,456 theaters on Monday.
Prestige titles are hoping to survive the holiday season and then blossom in January and February.
Rajkumar Hirani's "3 Idiots," toplining Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, has scored the best opening weekend ever for an Indian film.
Warner Bros. declared Monday it will set a new industry record in worldwide ticket sales.
Disaster pic "2012" has shot past "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" to become the top movie hit of all time in China, adding an exclamation point to a year in which the nation's B.O. is expected…