After just 11 months, the Firm has lost Steve Ross, who'd overseen client branding initiatives for the Firm's Pony sneaker brand and as well as licensing and merchandising, retail development and…
Markets & Festivals
Entrepreneurs Alfredo Ulloa and Sergio Vidal have created Goya Films, a Madrid-based outfit focusing on the production and distribution for Spain of TV movies.
Zenpix, a joint venture between Susan Jackson and Promark, has launched a foreign sales division. First pics offered are "Briar Patch" and "Anne B. Real."
A story in the Feb. 4 issue about the intended departure of Simon Field from the Rotterdam Film Fest next year inaccurately attributed comments to the chairman of the fest's board, Hans Van Beers…
Actor-turned-director Todd Graff's youth musical "Camp," from IFC Films; "The Guys," Focus Features' Jim Simpson-directed drama about Gotham firefighters lost in the World Trade Center attack; and…
ABC News has retained former CNN-U.S. prexy Rick Kaplan to bolster its coverage of a possible war with Iraq. Kaplan, who's also an ABC News vet, has signed on for three months to work for the Special…
Frankfurt-based media fund and production company Boll KG has raised $29 million in production funds, according to an an-nouncement by the company.
U.K. sales outfit the Works, headed by CEO Aline Perry, has closed a slew of deals on Michael Winterbottom's Golden Bear winner "In This World," which also won the Churches of the Ecumenical Jury…
Wielding his presidential-like appeal, Martin Sheen headlines a TV ad bowing today in Los Angeles and Washington encouraging Americans to join in a Feb. 26 "virtual march" on Washington to protest a…
Writer-director Blake Edwards will direct "10 Again," a remake of his 1979 hit "10," for Mark Damon's MDP Worldwide.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%