Why is "Shortbus" so short on controversy? Along with a slew of arthouse product, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" helmer John Cameron Mitchell's sexually explicit "Shortbus" rolls into four arthouse…
Columbus Day weekend is usually friendly to family pics, but it's the very grown-up "The Departed" and "Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning" that look to have the inside track this weekend. Martin…
Spanish bookers are waiting to see whether local pic "Los Borgia" can bring home the bacon in its opening weekend as impressively as homegrown hit "Alatriste" managed a month ago.
Film production spending in the U.K. rose 76% to £486 million ($915 million) in the first half of 2006, according to figures released by the U.K. Film Council.
Muscular bows from local pic "Days of Glory" and "The Devil Wears Prada" in its first outing on the European runway helped push the Gallic box office out of the September doldrums.
After four weeks in which local swashbuckler "Alatriste" reigned over the charts in Spain, Oliver Stone's opener "World Trade Center" has seized the B.O. crown.
None of the weekend's six new releases in Italy were able to dislodge "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" and "The Break-Up" from the top two spots in a soft frame that dipped 15% from the…
The specialty film sector saw an infusion of new product over the latest frame as Miramax's "The Queen" and Fox Searchlight's "The Last King of Scotland" vied to rule the arthouse scene. Fox subsid…
Oliver Stone's "World Trade Center" showed significant traction in Europe, winning the weekend at the foreign box office with a solid $12.3 million at 2,690 playdates in 20 markets.
Sony Pictures Animation's debut pic, "Open Season," shot to No. 1 over the weekend, bringing in family auds to the tune of $23 million. "Open" had been projected to be in a tighter battle for first…