Germany's Telepool secured world rights, excluding German-speaking territories, for "Angel Face," the new project by Oliver Hirschbiegel being produced by Norbert Preuss of Fanes Film.
Markets & Festivals
"Machan," Umberto Passolini's story of a fake handball team, was sold to UGC for France, Alliance Atlantis for Canada and Rialto Film for Switzerland.
Steven Spielberg and Will Smith are in early discussions to collaborate on a remake of Park Chan-wook's "Oldboy." DreamWorks is in the process of securing the remake rights, and the new pic will be…
In what means the end of the road for the Firm, Jeff Kwatinetz resigned late Thursday from the management/production company he founded in 1997.
Mark Burnett Prods. has entered into a partnership with No Good TV, with plans for developing the popular, privately funded online video producer's content into traditional television series.
Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment has joined forces with Singapore-based Toonz Entertainment and Gang of 7 Animation to mount "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus," a CGI-animated feature…
Fox is feeling good about its new Tim Roth drama "Lie to Me." The net has given the show a plum post-"American Idol" slot on Wednesdays starting in January.
With the economy continuing to falter, at least one TV studio is already mandating production cuts -- while others aren't too far behind.
Flush from the global returns of "Mamma Mia!," Universal Pictures is tuning up another stage musical transformation. The studio has acquired rights to turn the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical "In…
Warner Bros. has acquired rights to the L.A. Times' recent seven-part series "Tales From the Gangster Squad," with Dan Lin to produce the feature adaptation.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.1M Cumulative:$56.2M Warner Brothers -26.61%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$39.6M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -15.75%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$56.9M Universal Pictures -21.36%