Many parents try to discourage their children from pursuing fanciful dreams in the entertainment world. In Dev Patel's case, had his dear old mum not insisted he attend a key audition a couple years…
The prolific producer behind the "Pirates of the Caribbean" and "CSI" franchises has moved beyond the standard-issue videogame versions of his products. Bruckheimer says he was "hands-on" during the…
Atari's "E.T." fiasco notwithstanding, Spielberg has been extremely savvy about the gaming market, licensing tie-ins to such films as "Raiders of the Lost Ark" long before the medium was fashionable.
A few years ago, it seemed inconceivable that the nation's largest de facto pop culture event, Comic-Con Intl., might occur anywhere other than its hometown of San Diego, where 300 like-minded…
When four of the five top-grossing movies this year are based on comicbooks, rides or '80s toy lines, there's no question it pays for studios to listen to the fans, many of whom were working in…
When it comes to catering to the genre marketplace, every studio has someone on staff the execs trust about how to face the fans at gatherings such as this year's Comic-Con.
What do you do next after completing your dream project? That's the enviable position of Bill Condon, recipient of this year's Outfest Achievement Award, who recently fulfilled his longtime goal to…
While several Independent companies producing movies for religious auds operate outside the studio system entirely, others are partnering with traditional Hollywood to increase their visibility in…
You wouldn't be alone if you did a double-take when you heard "Click" announced as an Oscar nominee for makeup this year. While the movie fast-forwarded Adam Sandler from 36 to 63, aging characters…
"Keep moving forward until someone stops you." That's the credo that has served unflappably optimistic producer Laurence Mark through more than 25 feature credits, guiding him once again, this time…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%