box office

Latest Twilight Earns $30 Million on First Night

The latest movie in the Twilight franchise -- The Twilight Saga: Eclipse -- netted $30 million in tickets for midnight showings on its opening night, beating the previous installment's $26.3 million

'Toy Story 3' Rockets to No. 1 in Its Opening Weekend

Toy Story 3, made by Pixar, the digital animation company Steve Jobs co-founded and later sold to Walt Disney, is off to a blazing start at the box office, pulling in $41 million in its first day on Friday and a likely $100 million-plus for the weekend.

Huge 'Avatar' DVD Sales Fly in the Face of the Trend

DVD sales have been falling so sharply that some movie industry watchers see extinction around the corner for the format. But in less than a week, Avatar discs have rung up huge numbers. Is this a sign that DVDs will survive, or just James Cameron-generated fluke?

"Avatar" Becomes Top Box-Office Film of All Time

"Avatar" is only $50 shy of passing "Titanic" as the largest global box office film in history -- just short of the ship disaster's $1.843 billion mark. The ticket taking "Avatar" all the way to the top spot has already been sold.