The holiday offered little help for specialty films hoping for a Christmas goose in an intensely competitive niche market. Clouding the picture is the host of major studio product that's eschewed…
"Ocean's Twelve" and "The Incredibles" turned in solid but not spectacular performances as the duo dominated offshore box office during the Christmas weekend.
Universal's "Meet the Fockers" dominated the holiday market during the weekend, ringing up $68.5 million since it debuted Wednesday in 3,518 theaters. Pic did $44.7 million over the three-day…
Heading into the Christmas break, many exhibs in Europe were lacking festive cheer. Some had expected "Ocean's Twelve" to mke bigger waves in its debuts, and no one was uplifted by "Andrew Lloyd…
The Christmas weekend is typically the strongest stretch on the calendar, but when Christmas falls on a Saturday, as it does this year, prognosticating is difficult and distribs are not very merry.
YULE RULES December might be a slow month at the box office, but Christmas week has shown time and again to be the strongest B.O. frame, towering over popular holiday weeks in the summer…
"Ocean's Twelve," "The Incredibles" and "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" were the big winners overseas last weekend, while the most conspicuous loser was "Andrew Lloyd Webber's The…
Specialty distribs, still waiting for a breakout hit this fall, were looking to last week's kudos attention to give their titles a boost over the weekend.
Boosted by some remarkable exchange-rate comparisons, "Ocean's Twelve" was the No. 1 title abroad over the weekend, shading "The Incredibles."
Christmas got off to an uninspired start as three new pictures opened on the soft end of expectations. Paramount topped the box office chart with "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events,"…
Where are the hobbits and the junior wizards when you really need them? Some offshore exhibs are asking that question as biz this month looks likely to fall short of last year's levels, despite "The…
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