Wednesday, November 13, 2019

BRIDESMAIDS SETS A RECORD

July 5, 2011 by · 5 Comments 

It’s hard to know how many films are included in the category, but among R-rated female comedies, Paul Feig’s Bridesmaids is now the No. 1 moneymaker. On Sunday, its total gross came to $152.8 million domestically, putting it ahead of the $152.6 million earned during its entire release schedule by the original Sex and the […]

EUROPEAN WOMEN FLEE SOCCER FOR “SEX”

June 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

While European men gathered in front of TV sets to watch the World Cup soccer games, women crowded into theaters to see Warner Bros./New Line’s Sex and the City 2, which raked in $23.7 million in its second week overseas, bringing its gross to $131.7 million. By contrast, The A-Team debuted in 35 countries with […]

“SHREK” PROPS UP FALLING BOX OFFICE

June 8, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

THE LADIES HAVE IT (THE BOX OFFICE, THAT IS)

May 28, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

You could operate an entire multiplex off the methane gas given off by the reviews for Sex and the City 2 (Rex Reed in the New York Observer, for example, commented that it “is to movies what fried dough is to nutrition.”), but that didn’t deter fans of the TV series and the movie franchise […]