It was a generally uplifting frame overseas last weekend, boosted by chart-topping bows from "Shark Tale" in Australia, "The Village" in Spain and Russia, "Wimbledon" in the U.K., "Resident Evil…
With due respect to M. Night Shyamalan, "The Village's" feat of winning the B.O. crown overseas for five straight weekends is as much a commentary on the generally unexciting competition as a…
Despite a weak marketplace, Sony and Revolution's "The Forgotten" posted an opening to remember, with the Julianne Moore thriller taking in $22 million from 3,104 theaters.
The webslinger's belated arrival in Italy sent its B.O. soaring like, well, Spidey, while ticket sales muddled along in the rest of Europe, although Germans flocked to a controversial pic about Adolf…
LAW OF AVERAGES Platform pics that wind up becoming Oscar contenders boast strong opening theater averages, ensuring a steady run throughout the award season. ‘The Motorcycle Diaries’ throws…
Finishing off a slow month at the box office, Julianne Moore starrer "The Forgotten" heads the pack of pics entering theaters today. Sony will launch the supernatural thriller in 3,104 locations…
A diverse array of pics about superheroes, robots, a haunted village, a stateless man, a hitman, a dying guy and Adolf Hitler ruled in a generally jaunty frame overseas last weekend.
Sony's webslinger conquered Italy over the weekend while Fox's robots invaded Japan, seizing the top spot without being devastating.
Cinemagoers all over France turned out in droves to see a free screening Friday night of Claude Lelouch's new pic "The Parisians" -- paid for out of the vet helmer's own pocket.
During a tepid weekend at the box office, Paramount's "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow" debuted in the top spot at $16.2 million, outdistancing Buena Vista's Bernie Mac baseball laffer, "Mr…
The world sorely lacks a blockbuster at the moment, but there are enough films generating solid numbers to keep the B.O. percolating in most major markets.