Hollywood is bent on rescuing Mexican cinema. Three studios have opened production shingles in Mexico, and others may follow.
Judging by its first foreign engagements, "Robots" has a problem: Fox's toon plays much younger than "Ice Age" and it lacks the charm of talking animal/fish sagas like the "Shrek" pics and "Shark…
FUNNY MONEY Comedy pics are flying high at the box office thanks to the carryover success of U’s ‘Meet the Fockers’ and Sony’s ‘Are We there Yet?’ Business should get better with today’s…
Easter weekend brings two new comedies to theaters, Warner Bros.' Sandra Bullock sequel "Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous," which bows today in 3,183 theaters, and Sony's family laffer "Guess…
Italians love to laugh and "Love Manual" gave auds and exhibs something to smile about last weekend after a mirthless few months at the B.O.
Fox's "Robots" conquered the U.K. and Spain but couldn't catch the resilient "Hitch" in its second or third outings in other markets over the weekend. Fox's CGI toon generally bowed around 25% below…
More than doubling the original's opening, DreamWorks opened "The Ring Two" with $36 million from 3,332 locations this weekend, the second $36 million opening of March.
Brazil's total attendance and B.O. fell sharply in January and February, and analysts and execs believe the result is an indication the local film market will decline in 2005 for the first time in…
The Italian B.O. has been in a funk for months, and even "Hitch's" arrival last week failed to spark biz. The territory's grosses slumped by 13% on the prior weekend.
SCARE TACTICS DreamWorks turns its 2002 sleeper ‘Ring’ into a franchise today. A look at some of the most successful horror-thriller brands of all time: TOP HORROR-THRILLER FRANCHISES…
Horror should heat up the box office this weekend with DreamWorks launching "The Ring Two" at 3,332 playdates as the latest in a quickly lengthening line of screamfests.