"Beowulf" conquered the overseas box office this weekend, with a solid (but hardly blockbuster) $17 million, followed by "American Gangster," which nabbed an impressive $14 million in fewer playdates.
Paramount and Shangri-La Entertainment's violent epic "Beowulf" howled at the domestic box office, wolfing down the weekend competition and proving the potency of digital 3-D.
Paramount's epic "Beowulf" conquered Friday moviegoers, capturing $9.7 million from 3,153 theaters.
Mission: Difficult. After rising to become one of the top-grossing American stars overseas, Tom Cruise's latest entry, "Lions for Lambs," failed to see big opening numbers at the international box…
In the widest domestic rollout of a digital 3-D film to date, Paramount will unspool Robert Zemeckis' big-budget "Beowulf" on roughly 740 3-D screens as it opens the violent animated epic in a total…
Wounded by a mauling from European crix, "Lions for Lambs" opened with a whimper not a growl at Euro wickets this weekend.
Bollywood stole the spotlight from Tom Cruise's "Lions for Lambs" at the international box office over the weekend, with a pair of socko launches for Shah Rukh Khan's "Om Shanti Om" and Sanjay Leela…
Ethan and Joel Coen found plenty of B.O. range for "No Country for Old Men," enjoying their best limited opening ever.
DreamWorks Animation's "Bee Movie" showed surprising sting in its second weekend, buzzing its way to the top of the B.O. hive with an estimated $26 million from 3,944 runs.
Universal-Imagine's "American Gangster" bumped off the competition in its second Friday, looting $7.2 million from 3,059 theaters, repping a 54% drop.
"Lions for Lambs" opens day-and-date across Europe this weekend hoping that the dazzling star quality of Tom Cruise, Robert Redford and Meryl Streep will help the political drama shrug off poor…