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'Ralph Breaks the Internet' breaks the Thanksgiving box office

Moviegoers gobbled up the latest offerings at theatres over Thanksgiving weekend, with new releases Ralph Breaks the Internet and Creed II grabbing the two top spots with ease. Ralph earned $84.5 million over the five-day weekend, giving it the second-highest opening of all time over that period....

Poland's Camerimage fest is an eye-opening celebration of cinematographers

The gala opening of the 26th edition of EnergaCAMERIMAGE featured some surprise guests along with the usual array of jury introductions, film clips and special awards before a packed house at the Opera Nova in Bydgoszcz, Poland....

'The Grinch' scores stateside as 'Venom' catches on in China

It’s enough to make the hardest of hearts grow three sizes: 'Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch' topped the box office over the weekend with a $66 million domestic gross.

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85 Years of 'Film Journal'

85 Years of 'Film Journal'

This issue of 'Film Journal International' will be the last publication of this iconic magazine. As reported in our November issue, 'Film Journal International' is being merged with long-running publication 'Boxoffice.'

China records 10% rise year-on-year

China records 10% rise year-on-year

China’s exhibition industry has recorded total box-office revenues of more than CNY52.6 billion ($7.6 billion) during the first ten months of 2018, a year-on-year increase of 9.75%, according to the country’s regulatory body, the State Administration of Radio, Film and Television (SARFT).

Ask the Audience: Blockbusters vs. Indies

Ask the Audience: Blockbusters vs. Indies

Ask the Audience is a monthly feature from 'Film Journal International' and National CineMedia (NCM) that allows you to ask an audience of 5,000 frequent moviegoers, known as NCM’s Behind the Screens panel, the pressing questions of our industry.

Box office for Australian films pulls ahead of 2017

Box office for Australian films pulls ahead of 2017

As of Nov. 1, Australian films had earned A$54 million at the local box office.

Vue sets sights on CineStar

Vue sets sights on CineStar

Australia’s Event Hospitality & Entertainment Limited (EVT) agreed to sell the CineStar chain in Germany to Vue International. The global exhibition power player already operates 30 sites and 257 screens in the country under the CinemaxX brand. Oliver Fock, managing director of CineStar...