"King Kong" ruled internationally with respectable rather than spectacular response from moviegoers, grossing $63.4 million Friday-Sunday at 8,123 playdates in 55 markets in the ninth-largest foreign…
The big ape is already catching a second wind. Swinging to a respectable weekend after a weaker-than-expected start on Wednesday, "King Kong" grossed $50.1 million Friday-Sunday; five-day cume was…
Harry Potter finally ran into some competition from another bigscreen adaptation of a kids' classic, but the wizard was still able to battle to the top of the international B.O. during the Dec. 9-11…
THE WEIGHT OF WEDNESDAY Despite falling short of ‘Lord of the Rings’ first-day gross, Universal hopes ‘King Kong’ emulates the success of previous lower-grossing Wednesday openers…
Film execs are waiting to see whether South Korea's biggest budget movie of all time, "Typhoon," has blown "King Kong" into second place at the box office.
"King Kong" opened more like a tame monkey than a giant ape. Falling well below studio hopes and industry expectations, Universal's $200 million-plus tentpole grossed $9.7 million Wednesday.
Can "King Kong" conquer Japan? The film opens Saturday on nearly 800 screens -- not quite the local record, but close enough. Distributor UIP is aiming at the ¥10 billion ($84 million) box office…
Germany's 2005 revenues from film ticket sales will be down 15%-20% from last year because of a dearth of Hollywood blockbusters, few strong local films and a weak domestic economy, according to…
It was a record breaking weekend in the limited-release realm, as "Brokeback Mountain" and "Memoirs of a Geisha" both posted spectacular bows. Focus' gay cowboy drama scored the highest per-screen…
It's still Harry Potter's world but there's plenty of room at the foreign box office for "The Chronicles of Narnia" as the family-friendly duo dominated international moviegoing over the weekend.
Leading a year-end charge at the box office, Disney/Walden's "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" roared out of the gates over the weekend to take in $67.1 million.