This truly is the era of the tentpole overseas, as at home, with one giant pic dominating biz in most major territories. Last weekend the stand-outs were "The Matrix Reloaded" in Japan, "2 Fast 2…
But Fox Searchlight's leggy soccer drama "Bend It Like Beckham" hung onto 10th place over its 12th week with a tiny 5% slide.
The weekend action was fast and furious as "The Matrix Reloaded" shattered industry records in Japan, "2 Fast 2 Furious" was smokin' in Australia, and "Finding Nemo" set toon opening highs in South…
Universal's sequel street-rod actioner "2 Fast 2 Furious" came roaring out off the line with an estimated $52.1 million in box office, the latest example of a film sequel outstripping the original's…
Ticket sales crumpled like the villains in "The Matrix Reloaded" as the sci-fier lost momentum in its soph sessions last week and auds were distracted by hot weather in parts of Europe and…
If its bow in Australia is an indicator, "2 Fast 2 Furious" will be travelling in the fast lane. Roaring out of the starting gates Thursday, a day before its U.S. preem, "2 Fast 2 Furious" pulled in…
JUNE STILL JAMS AUDS IN Even though the May box office has flourished over the past five years with record bows, the frame has yet to outpace June’s take. Today, U’s “2 Fast 2 Furious”…
Coming off awesome and in some cases record preems, "The Matrix Reloaded" plunged by an average of 53% in major markets last weekend as the blockbuster's international cume soared to $250 million.
Hurtling through the third weekend of its international campaign, "The Matrix Reloaded" captured an estimated $56 million in 62 countries, propelling the cume to a dizzying $250 million.
Family toon "Finding Nemo" was the big fish in this weekend's box office pond, with a splashy $70.6 million in estimated grosses giving co-prod partners Disney and Pixar their best opening ever.
"The Matrix Reloaded" may have lost its grip on the domestic box office, but in international territories the Wachowski brothers' philosophical actioner is still king.