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UK-Ireland box office preview: ‘Back To Black’ set for widest opening of the year in 719 cinemas

Alex Garland’s ‘Civil War’, Oscar-nominated ‘The Teacher’s Lounge’ also out.

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CrunchyRoll unveils new acquisitions at CinemaCon; Day 2 round-up

Japanese box office smash Haikyu!! The Dumpster Battle, Blue Lock The Movie – Episode Nagi, Overlord: The Sacred Kingdom added to roster.

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German box office boosted by ‘Dune: Part Two’ in first quarter of 2024

22.45m tickets were sold in the first three months of this year, a 1.1% decrease on 12 months ago.

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‘How To Make Millions Before Grandma Dies’ opens as biggest Thai film of 2024

The feature accounted for 43% of the weekend box office in Bangkok and Chiangmai.

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‘Kung Fu Panda 4’ takes UK-Ireland box office lead; ‘Monkey Man’ starts fifth with £760k

‘Kung Fu Panda’ knocks ‘Godzilla x Kong: A New Empire’ off top spot.

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‘Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire’ rules global box office with $91m second session

The ‘Godzilla’ total was more than double second-placed film ’Kung Fu Panda 4’.

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Gower Street forecasts slightly stronger 2024 global box office of $32.3bn

Stronger first quarter and late additions to release slate bolster predictions.


UK-Ireland box office preview: Dev Patel’s ‘Monkey Man’ climbs into 592 cinemas

Disney horror ‘The First Omen’, EFD’s ‘Seize Them!’ also starting out.

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Mirror feature ‘We 12’ beats ‘Godzilla X Kong’ and spurs 22% Hong Kong box office boost

Further top performing titles over the Easter holiday weekend included ‘King Fu Panda 4’.

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French box office steadies in March after difficult start to 2024

A lack of US blockbusters and big local films is hitting cinema-going.


South Korea’s ‘Exhuma’ continues box office streak and breaks records in Indonesia, Vietnam

The supernatural drama has led the South Korea box office for six consecutive weeks.

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‘Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire’ defeats ‘Kung Fu Panda 4’ to top UK-Ireland box office with £4.1m

‘Godzilla x Kong’ starts with more than the total of 2021’s ‘Godzilla Vs. Kong’.

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‘Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire’ rampages to $195.1m global box office debut

The enduring box office power of Godzilla was demonstrated once again, with the latest instalment opening above industry expectations.

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Are foreign-language films making a comeback in US cinemas?

Screen talks to distributors about a burgeoning sector.

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UK-Ireland box office preview: ‘Kung Fu Panda 4’, ‘Godzilla x Kong’ headline bumper weekend

‘Mothers’ Instinct’, ‘Disco Boy’, ‘Hate To Love: Nickelback’ also playing.


‘Exhuma’ tops landmark 10 million admissions in South Korea

The supernatural thriller led the local box office for a fifth consecutive weekend.

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‘Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire’ debuts with $62m at global box office; ‘Kung Fu Panda 4’ takes top spot

Meanwhile Black Bear’s ‘Immaculate’ launches with $8m and ‘Now Or Never!’ sets Covid-era record in Hungary.

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UK-Ireland box office preview: Sony calls ‘Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire’, ‘Immaculate’ also opens

‘Ghostbusters’ is in 687 locations while Sydney Sweeney horror ‘Immaculate’ is in 511.

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‘The Pig, The Snake And The Pigeon’ becomes second biggest Taiwanese film ever in China

The crime thriller has topped China’s box office for 16 consecutive days.