FRIGHT LIGHT Springtime hasn’t been a prime time for horror pics. Nonetheless, Miramax and MGM make a go of it today with the ‘Amityville Horror’ remake. TOP GROSSING SPRING HORROR PICS…
Lion hopes its last roar is a scream. MGM ends its run as a theatrical distrib this weekend with the release of "The Amityville Horror" at 3,323 theaters. Pic is co-produced by Dimension.
"The Ring Two" racked up its second straight international box office crown with a solid $14.75 million at 4,245 playdates in 46 territories, salvaging a generally mild frame in overseas markets.
"Sahara," the action-adventure treasure hunt pic from Bristol Bay and Paramount, led the box office this weekend, digging up $18.5 million from 3,154 playdates.
MOSCOW -- Box office for Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States has continued to register a healthy rise -- more than 40% year-on-year in the four-month period to the end of February.
Solid but less-than-spectacular performances dominated the foreign box office during the post-Easter period that saw "The Ring Two," "Hitch" and "Robots" generate moderate grosses.
Seeking to sink "Sin City" from its box office perch this weekend are 20th Century Fox's "Fever Pitch" and Paramount's "Sahara," which bows in 3,148 venues. Though there's no clear favorite for the…
TOUGH FOR TENTPOLES The box office odds are against action-adventure pic ‘Sahara’ today. next to January, April is the second-hardest month to launch a tentpole. NO. OF PIX EVENTUALLY…
Germany's box office fell 11% in the first quarter of the year as rising unemployment, weakening consumer confidence and a dearth of audience-grabbing pics took their toll.
"The Ring Two" ruled the foreign box office with $18.8 million at 3,476 playdates in 37 territories, launching in first place in the U.K., France, Germany, Spain and Argentina.
"The Ring Two" took the top spot at the foreign box office with preliminary industry estimates in the $20 million range as the horror sequel opened in France, Germany, the U.K. and Spain.