For two or three years, pundits were predicting that computers would go haywire in the year 2000. As it turned out, that never happened. But everything else has gone cuckoo.
A record 46 countries, including a first-ever entry from Ecuador, have submitted pics to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for Academy Award consideration in the foreign-lingo category.
The Urbanworld Group, sponsors of Gotham's Urbanworld Film Festival -- the largest film confab devoted to minority fare -- is launching an acquisitions label, Urbanworld Films.
It has wowed filmgoers and critics worldwide for much of 2000. But is "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" an across-the-board Oscar threat? Oscar watchers seem evenly divided, with both supporters and…
Actor-director Kamal Hasan's "Hey Ram" has been nominated by the Film Federation of India as the country's entry for the Academy Awards' best foreign language film for 2001. Hindi pic concerns an…
TrizecHahn Development Corp., developer of the building project for the new home of the Academy Awards, has tapped Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) to operate the recently named Kodak Theatre…
If you thought voting in Palm Beach was a challenge, imagine trying to cast a ballot in the 2000 Oscar race. With just six weeks left until the end of the year, there is still no front-runner…
Fridrik Thor Fridriksson's "Angels of the Universe" will be Iceland's submission to the Oscars, it was announced Sunday evening during the Edda Awards. The pic swept Iceland's Edda film awards…
In a surprise decision that left the two widely favored front-runners out in the cold, director Marco Tullio Giordana's mafia drama "The Hundred Steps" has been chosen as Italy's Oscar submission in…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has sent out its Oscar-campaign guidelines to the marketing departments of studios and distribution companies.
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%