"Men in Black II's" five-territory international preem, day and date with domestic, has hit the jackpot. Sony pic took top spot in Japan, Australia, Russia, New Zealand and Colombia for a combined…
They got out the big guns this time. Sony "Men in Black II," which unspooled Wednesday on a super-wide 6,000 screens, blew away the box office competish with an estimated $90 million bow over the…
Film distribs are looking for high fives this weekend -- high five-day grosses, that is. Three wide releases unspool today, aiming to make the most of what for many Americans will be an extra-long…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
FIVE-DAY CHAMPS Starting today, "Men in Black II" will seek to outdo previous five-day openers. Will Smith's summer turns "Independence Day" and the first "Men in Black" still rank among the…
Stirring debuts by "Spider-Man," "Lilo & Stitch" and "Scooby-Doo" helped rouse the box office from its summer torpor in a bunch of offshore markets over the weekend.
Adam Sandler did a very good deed indeed for Sony this weekend, as his "Mr. Deeds" laffer bowed with an estimated $37.6 million atop the weekend box office.
The summer B.O. season abroad isn't living up to its early promise thus far, with several major films failing to reach the heights exhibs had hoped for, World Cup soccer telecasts proving to be a…
JULY 4TH PRECURSORS Films opening prior to the Independence Day holiday can get a decent lead-in prior to the arrival of firework-producing tentpoles. The average No. 1…
The summer B.O. season abroad generally remains stuck in first gear, only gaining traction last weekend from "Scooby-Doo's" rollicking bows in Asia and Australia (where it outwitted Tom Cruise…
Tom Cruise does indeed carry serious clout where it counts -- among moviegoers. Final figures showed Monday that 20th Century Fox's "Minority Report" won what had been a disputed box office victory…