Family-friendly films saw a spike the day after Christmas as kids and parents looked for something to do, while Paramount Vantage scored one of the best recent per-location averages with the bow of…
"The Golden Compass" topped the Aussie box office, earning A$1.6 million ($1.4 million) on Dec. 26. Boxing Day, as the day after Christmas is known, is the busiest day of the cinema year Down Under.
Svensk's "Arn — The Knight Templar" achieved the biggest opening ever for a Swedish pic when it was unwrapped on Christmas Day.
Foreign moviegoing's ending a boffo year on solid footing, led by the high-profile trio of "I Am Legend," "The Golden Compass" and "National Treasure: Book of Secrets."
The quirks of the calendar proved a welcome gift for the boxoffice, as the three-day totals soared 34% over last year and the extended holiday — with Christmas landing on a Tuesday — meant that…
"Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" earned ¥10.9 billion ($96.5 million) to top the Japanese foreign box office for 2007, according to figures compiled by Bunka Tsushin magazine.
Disney sequel "National Treasure: Book of Secrets" found plenty of loot in its debut at the domestic box office, grossing an estimated $45.5 million from 3,832 theaters and cementing the franchise's…
In a crowded pre-Christmas frame, Disney's "National Treasure: Book of Secrets" uncovered $16.6 million in box office gold on Friday while Will Smith's "I Am Legend" fell to the number two spot with…
Ang Lee's "Lust, Caution" is an almost perfect example of a cultural divide.
The weak dollar may be stressing out overseas travelers, but it helped Hollywood pics hit home runs this year. Also helping were several sturdy tentpoles and a selection of mid-range pics that gained…
Happy holidays from abroad, Hollywood. For the first time in history, the six largest studios have all crossed the $1 billion mark at the international box office in the same calendar year -- with…