U.S. and Canada rights to music docu "When the Road Bends... Tales of a Gypsy Caravan" have been acquired by specialty distrib Shadow Distribution and DVD releasing firm Docurama. They've skedded a…
Sony had a busy AFM, buying a selection of various rights for its different labels and local releasing operations. From Mandate Pictures, it grabbed rights to "The Horseman" for territories including…
Japanese entertainment conglom Digital Site Corp. has acquired territory rights to hit supernatural movie "The Illusionist," produced by Bob Yari's Yari Film Group. Picture was acquired during the…
Prosecutors in the Wesley Snipes tax fraud case say there is no deal with the fugitive actor, who is currently filming in Namibia.
Santa Monica-based-based international seller B.D. Fox & Friends has struck an output deal with Middle Eastern distrib Phoenecia Pictures Intl. that will see B.D. Fox deliver three pics a year.
Hong Kong's Media Asia has sealed further deals on its already extensively licensed "Confession of Pain."
No wonder AFM 2006 seemed on the slow side: There was growth in the number of sellers but a marginal drop in buyers.
Wayne Wang, helmer of indie pics "Smoke," "Blue in the Face" (aka "Brooklyn Boogie") and "Chinese Box," is making a comeback bid with "A Thousand Years of Good Prayers," a drama now in production in…
Martin Scorsese's in-progress docu about the Rolling Stones has struck a chord in Japan. Major distrib Tohokushinsha Film Corp. paid low seven figures for the untitled pic, which Fortissimo is…
Have Thai authorities ever seen a "Rambo" film? If they had, they might have thought twice about telling the makers of "Rambo IV: In the Serpent's Eye" to go easy on the violence and not damage the…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%