Don't look for consistency among last weekend's debutantes, as audience tastes and different competitive environments saw "Kill Bill, Vol. 1," "Mystic River" and "The Rundown" zig and zag overseas.
The second-place finish by Miramax's "Kill Bill, Vol. 1" remained unchanged in the wake of an unusual assertion by producers of "Runaway Jury" that the courtroom drama would take the silver medal.
Flemish crime thriller "The Alzheimer Case" has boosted local productions in Belgium by recording 60,000 admissions in its opening weekend.
Skeletal pirates, animated fish and a deified Jim Carrey have propelled Disney's Buena Vista Intl. to a company record and almost certainly spurred BVI to pole position in the majors' overseas B.O…
The weekend box office perked up thanks to dashing debuts by "Bad Boys II," "Kill Bill, Vol. 1" and "American Wedding" and winning offshore preems by "Intolerable Cruelty."
New Line horror remake "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" hacked out an estimated $29.1 million in weekend box office to post the second-biggest October bow ever. Blood-lust rival "Kill Bill, Vol. 1" from…
Exhibs who pride themselves on being able to accurately forecast how films will perform got some surprises last week, not all of them pleasant.
SLEEPING THROUGH AUTUMN Pics such as "Kill Bill" and "School of Rock" have bowed to $20 million, begging the question: How long will those pics’ legs be given that fall wide releases make a…
"Foolproof," the highly touted heist movie starring Ryan Reynolds that was supposed to reinvigorate the Canuck film industry, has bombed at the box office.
The fall biz is percolating nicely overseas driven by "Bad Boys II," "Finding Nemo," "The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen," "Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over" and feisty offshore preems for "Kill Bill, Vol…
The prequel to helmer Petter Naess' local smash "Elling" broke this year's box office record in Norway this weekend.