The British Film Institute has recruited Shami Chakrabarti, Peter Foy and Sam Taylor-Wood to serve on its board of governors.
When DreamWorks Animation rookie Olivier Staphylas started at the Glendale, Calif., facility, the young Gaul might have expected to feel homesick. But far from it: He speaks enthusiastically of the…
"Casino Royale," which marks the debut of new Bond Daniel Craig, will have its world preem Nov. 14 at London's Odeon Leicester Square. The 007 pic's bow has been chosen as the Royal Film Performance…
Belgian digital cinema services company XDC has raised E12.5 million ($15.7 million) to expand its network of screens of some 230 screens across Europe. That reps 75% of all digital screens in the…
As if industryites at Amsterdam's Cinema Expo don't already know it, research by Nielsen EDI and the U.K.'s Dubit confirmed Thursday that teens, and boys in particular, are drifting away from…
Euro moviegoers are fed up with their theater lobbies. Grumpy customers of all ages are complaining that theater lobbies are cold, cramped and uninviting, Barry Jones, director of international…
Cinema Expo kicked off Monday, and exhibs and distribs immediately took off the gloves to debate the industry's thornier issues, including who will foot the digital bill in Europe. Exhibs also made a…
Was it all just a bad dream? Last year saw declines in admissions from Madrid to Munich, leaving Euro exhibs scratching their heads, wondering how they could make all the bad news go away. But last…
U.K. film financier and production company Aquarius Films is setting up sister companies in seven countries to create Aquarius World Wide.
The U.K. Film Council has tapped Claire Chapman as executive director of its L.A. office, taking over from Susan Finlayson-Sitch. Chapman was head of production and development for Scottish Screen.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%