The Academy Award noms figure to be icing on already rich cake for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" and should help stimulate interest in "Lost in Translation" and "21 Grams."
BOOBY PRIZE NOMINEES These November-December pics aimed for Oscar glory but came away with big B.O. instead. Sony’s "Something’s Gotta Give" is the latest example. Pic (Year) Total…
The race is on to convert Academy kudos into box office coin. Twentieth Century Fox's "Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World" and Warner Bros.' "Mystic River" are among Oscar best pic…
Samurais and Hobbits were the hottest tickets overseas last weekend, but the B.O. showed a healthy depth in many markets as auds sought out alternative fare including "Scary Movie 3," "Mona Lisa…
Folks overseas clearly are more enamored of watching Tom Cruise in Japanese armor than those at home as "The Last Samurai's" estimated foreign cume through Sunday rocketed to $205.3 million, around…
The final count is in, with U.K. cinema admissions ending 2003 at 167.3 million, 4.9% down on 2002 but still the second highest tally for 30 years.
New Line's Ashton Kutcher starrer "The Butterfly Effect" fluttered to the top of the box office heap this weekend with an estimated $17.1 million debut. Romancers grabbed the next two B.O. positions…
After a boffo B.O. performance in 2003, the big question in Brazil is whether the local film industry will be able to hold on to its gains.
It was Tom Cruise's moment, as Warner's "The Last Samurai" emphatically dethroned New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" at the international box office.
JANUARY HIGHS Touting the highest opening ever for a January frosh pic, "Along Came Polly" is positioned to become one of the month’s top-grossing release, none of which has ever crossed…