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…
Markets & Festivals
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.
What are the odds that you'll run into the man who tried to steal your car 12 years ago, halfway around the world from the scene of the crime, and then interview him for your television broadcast?
Franchise Pictures co-founder Andrew Stevens has launched his production and sales shingle PowerHouse Entertainment with the Elizabethan adaptation "Doctor Lopez." Michael Radford is in negotiations…
In a first-day deal at this year's American Film Market, Senator Intl. has acquired worldwide sales and distribution rights outside France and Spain to "The Bridge of San Luis Rey," an 18th century…
Sogecable, Spain's biggest pay TV operator, has reported a loss of €54.2 million ($58.3 million) for 2002 after a $3 million net profit a year earlier, mostly due to a $44.6 million writedown in the…
The first full week of the February ratings sweep provided fertile ground for syndicated newsmags, several of which sprouted to new season highs.
DVD distrib shingle Anchor Bay Entertainment has bought the homevid rights to syndie sensations "Xena: Warrior Princess" and "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys."
"American Idol" and "24" helped Fox capture the third Tuesday of the February sweep, while NBC's "Kingpin" ended its limited run with a whimper.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%