This summer's tentpoles are adhering to a day-and-date strategy, but next year, film execs are figuring out how to cope with the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and UEFA's European Soccer Championships.
After last year's World Cup soccer tourney forced film execs to rethink their release strategy, sports will again affect next year's summer schedule.
On the second day of Cinema Expo, Matt Groening, Baz Luhrmann and Eddie Murphy hyped their upcoming pics, James Cameron touted 3-D and Christian Grass, the new honcho at Universal Pictures Intl.…
Tom Cruise may have been shunned by the German government this week, but he is welcome in Holland. Cruise and partner Paula Wagner will make an unannounced stop at the European exhibitors confab…
Cinema Expo kicked off with a bang as Jeffrey Katzenberg and Jerry Seinfeld touched down in the Netherlands to help beat the drum for a buzzing Paramount slate.
Folk from the Balkans and Scandinavia walked away with the bulk of the prizes at the Festroia Intl. Film Fest, held in Setubal, Portugal.
BBC director general Mark Thompson has put premium-rate phone quizzes, which have been at the center of a string of embarrassing revelations over possible fraud, on hold.
Capitol Group's ThinkFilm Intl. closed a raft of deals at Cannes for Alex de la Iglesia thriller "The Oxford Murders," starring Elijah Wood and John Hurt, and Italo B.O. hit "My Brother Is an Only…
"Paranoid Park" has made friends worldwide. Gallic mini-major MK2 sold the Gus Van Sant pic to 72 territories at Cannes, it said Wednesday as other distribs also announced deals made at the fest.
U.K. paybox BSkyB is restructuring its movie service into genre-based channels. As of April 4, the new-look Sky Movies will group its pics into categories such as comedy, drama, family…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%