U.K. cinema admissions were up 11% in the first quarter of 1993, according to statistics released by the Cinema Advertising Assn. Nearly 28 million tickets were sold in the three-month period, the…
"Indecent Proposal" began its Euro run last week with suitably racy figures, occupying the top spot in Italy in its opening week and posting strong opening days in Belgium and France. If early…
Cinema attendance in France continued to decline in 1992, but a new report suggests a halt to the decadelong downturn.
Following a spectacular opening in Australia (Daily Variety, May 5), "Indecent Proposal" began its European run May 7 with a smash bow in Italy, grossing $ 1.7 million on 196 screens during its first…
"Point of No Return" began its European campaign in surprisingly languid fashion in Italy last week, while "Indecent Proposal" ran red hot in Australia, "Aladdin" captivated Filipinos and "Groundhog…
In its first foreign outing, Paramount's "Indecent Proposal" bagged a socko $ 1.321 million in the first five days on 116 screens in Australia.
Smash openings in Britain, France, Belgium and Israel by "Sommersby" last week gave the flagging box office a timely boost.
It's official: Warner Bros. grabbed the mantle of top U.S. distributor overseas last year as well as the domestic distrib crown.
After the Easter vacation, the European box office came back to earth with a gentle bump last week. Among the handful of major releases, "Accidental Hero" ("Hero") was jaunty in London, "Sommersby"…
What makes a film like "Indecent Proposal" so successful? In its second weekend "Indecent" grossed $ 14,724,600, for an extremely modest 20% drop. After 12 days of release has earned a tad more than…
Cinemas across most of Europe and Australia thrived during the Easter break, though there were some odd disparities in audiences' responses to new U.S. releases.