Tom Cruise's "Valkyrie" scored its second straight victory at the foreign box office, hitting the target with $18.6 million at 3,900 playdates in 26 markets.
Twentieth Century Fox's Liam Neeson action-thriller "Taken" scored a touchdown at the domestic box office, proving that male-driven pics can open successfully on Super Bowl weekend.
Twentieth Century Fox's Liam Neeson action-thriller "Taken" grossed an estimated $9.5 million from 3,183 theaters at the Friday box office to score the best opening day ever for Super Bowl weekend.
Local pics took a whopping 59.5% share at the Japanese box office in 2008, up from 47% in 2007, according to figures from the Motion Picture Producers Assn. of Japan (Eiren).
Oscar hopefuls "Revolutionary Road," "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" and "Doubt" expand at the European box office this weekend, where "Valkyrie" is expected to hold well in its major markets…
Breaking a longstanding taboo, Fox is releasing male-driven pic "Taken" on Super Bowl weekend in the hopes of tackling enough business on Friday and Saturday.
Military thriller "Valkyrie" opened with a spring in its step in selected territories and Oscar hopeful "Slumdog Millionaire" continued to sizzle in holdover biz this weekend at the European box…
Military thriller "Valkyrie" landed at the top spot at the foreign box office in its first weekend in international markets with $13.2 million at 2,283 playdates in 13 territories.
Holdover comedy "Paul Blart: Mall Cop" repeated at No. 1 at the weekend box office in a narrow upset over new entry "Underworld: Rise of the Lycans." The news would have been good either way for…
The multiplex turnstiles kept clicking at the January B.O. Friday thanks to the afterglow of Oscar noms and Sony-Screen Gem's vampire-werewolf saga "Underworld: Rise of the Lycans" which grossed $8…
At the European box office this weekend, Tom Cruise starring military thriller "Valkyrie" marches into Germany and the U.K. amid upbeat expectations and Oscar hopefuls like "Milk," "Frost/Nixon,"…