Before the July 8 release of Russian fantasy-thriller blockbuster "Night Watch," producer Konstantin Ernst hazarded a guess the film would become the breakthrough movie not only for his production…
WILTING IN THE HEAT Releasing a pic in more than 3,000 theaters has typically been a formula for box office success in July. However, the following saturated releases failed to connect with…
This weekend presents a rare collision of expensive franchise pictures built around top talent. U's "The Bourne Supremacy" is set to unspool in 3,158 theaters, while WB's "Catwoman" prowls 3,117…
"Spider-Man 2" and "Shrek 2" may not be going out head-to-head abroad, but the timing is close enough to draw comparisons -- and the DreamWorks toon appears to have the edge, establishing itself as…
Sony's webslinger conquered a large chunk of Europe over the weekend, while "King Arthur" proved much more valiant in its first five offshore markets than at home.
Never bet against Will Smith if the calendar says July. With an already healthy list of monster openings in the month, Smith set a career best with "I, Robot," which drew $52.3 million in its debut…
As the year hit the halfway point, U.S. studios looked headed for a banner year overseas -- but the big challenge is to maintain this momentum.
Spider-Man and Shrek are ruling the box office world through the power of sequels while Michael Moore shows potent drawing power in the first foreign forays for "Fahrenheit 9/11."
Gauls depressed at the thought of returning to their work-a-day lives come September, may find themselves cheered up by the thought of a cheap date at the movies.
WILL’S LEGS How will the final “I, Robot” tally compare with other Will Smith summer pics, the past five of which have all grossed more than $100 million? Pic (year) Opening…
Will Smith returns this weekend to a genre that built his career, the summer sci-fi blockbuster, in 20th Century Fox's "I, Robot," while Hilary Duff looks to draw her following of teens and young…