Box Office: ‘Thor 2’ Hammers Home $86.1 Mil Domestic Debut, Hits $327 Mil Globally
UPDATED: The 3D tentpole -- returning Chris Hemsworth in the title role -- is enjoying "The Avengers" halo effect; "12 Years a Slave" does solid business in nationwide expansion, while "Captain Phillips" crosses $90 million.
Box Office: ‘Thor: The Dark World’ Tops Friday Domestic Chart With $31.6 Million
UPDATED: The 3D tentpole returns Chris Hemsworth as the hammer-wielding superhero.
Box Office (Specialty): Princess Diana Biopic Bombs in North America
Richard Curtis' "About Time," starring Rachel McAdams, is soft in its debut, while "Dallas Buyers Club" sports the weekend's biggest location average.
In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘Ender’s Game,’ ‘Last Vegas’ and More
UPDATED: What THR's critics say about the movies opening this weekend.
Box Office Preview: ‘Ender’s Game’ Eyeing $25 Million-Plus North American Debut
UPDATED: Overseas, "Thor: Dark Word" begins its assault, grossing just north of $8 million on Wednesday as it opened in the U.K. and France, among a handful of other territories; high-profile openings at the North American specialty box office include "Diana" and doc "Casting By."
Working Title Executive Joining British Production Company Good Films
10-year veteran Kate Fasulo, who was actively involved in "Les Miserables," "The World's End" and "About Time," will oversee a six-picture slate as head of production.
Zurich Fest: Keira Knightley Calls Working Title’s Tim Bevan ‘The Real Mr. Darcy’
Director Stephen Frears also pays tribute to the British producer of “Pride and Prejudice” and “Les Miserables."
About Time: Film Review
Rom-com maestro Richard Curtis mixes familiar boy-meet-girl ingredients with time-traveling magic realism, starring Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams and Bill Nighy.
Is Time Travel A Boys’ Game?
Is there a reason why Rachel McAdams doesn't get to accompany her various screen boyfriends through time?
‘About Time’ Trailer: Rachel McAdams Wooed by Time Traveler (Video)
The sci-fi rom com from “Love Actually” writer-director Richard Curtis also stars Bill Nighy and Domhnall Gleeson.
Rachel McAdams to Star in Working Title’s ‘About Time’ (Exclusive)
Richard Curtis, the rom-com guru behind such movies as "Love Actually" and "Notting Hill," wrote the script and is directing.
‘War Horse’ Writer Richard Curtis to Direct Time-Travel Script ‘About Time’ for Working Title (Exclusive)
New Zealand-born hitmaker to direct the low-budget project, with casting under way.