There was water, water, everywhere at cinemas overseas over the weekend as "Finding Nemo" reigned in 15 markets and "Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World" set sail in 29 territories with…
"The Haunted Mansion," an Eddie Murphy laffer from the Mouse House, scared off three other wide openers as well as last week's champ, "The Cat in the Hat," to bow as the box office's top dog over the…
Go figure: Exhibs in Spain were scratching their heads last week, surprised in equal measure by U.S. dud "Tears of the Sun's" feisty preem and by a merely passable entry by "Love Actually." Over in…
YULE SCHOOLS TURKEY Over the past five years, Christmas week has outgrossed the Thanksgiving seven-day frame. With U’s "Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat" underperforming 2000’s "The Grinch,"…
Hollywood distribs are looking to chow down over Thanksgiving, offering four wide openers over a five-day frame that studios view as their annual box office feast.
The love -- and the B.O. largesse -- was spread around the world last weekend as "Finding Nemo," "Love Actually," "Intolerable Cruelty" and "School of Rock" ruled in assorted markets.
The fall season motored along nicely over the weekend as the top trio -- "Finding Nemo," "The Matrix Revolutions" and "Love Actually" -- pulled in more than $60 million combined overseas, according…
"Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat," the family laffer from Universal/Imagine, bowed a bit flat at $40.1 million. Estimated perf means the highly marketed and pricey "Cat" opened 27% short of previous…
Descending rapidly from its record-breaking opening, "The Matrix: Revolutions" showed surprisingly short legs in its second weekend in most foreign markets.
After making headway in distribbing local productions this year, 20th Century Fox is also headed for a heftier chunk of grosses from its Hollywood releases in 2003.
LIT HITS FOR THE HOLIDAYS "Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat" kicks off the year-end holiday frame today – a period where films based on literary sources have flourished over the past five…