Roman Polanski's "The Pianist" won seven Cesars, including best picture and director, but Michael Moore stole the show with a rousing and funny pro-French and anti-war speech Saturday night.
Markets & Festivals
Marking the ambitious Gotham indie stable's third feature to be greenlit in a week, ContentFilm has acquired original screenplay "The King" by Oscar-nominated "Monster's Ball" scribe Milo Addica…
Arclight Films Intl. has picked up worldwide sales rights to the thriller "Perfect Creature," being produced by Tim Sanders ("Whale Rider") and Roc Media producers Russel Fischer and Haneet Vaswani.
Famke Janssen and Piper Laurie have joined the cast of Myriad Pictures' "Eulogy," being directed by Michael Clancy.
The American Film Market started off with a flurry Feb. 19 in Santa Monica. More than $500 million in film licensing and financing deals are expected to close during the nine-day market which runs…
A constellation of stars is lined up for the $4.5 million film "The Sky Is Green," centered around the 1980s music scene in L.A. Pic marks the feature directorial debut of writer-director Xan…
Black tie gave way to blue collar at the preem of "Poolhall Junkies" at the ArcLight on Wednesday night. Guests eschewed fancy hors d'oeuvres for cocktail weenies and hot wings at the Hollywood…
Comerica Entertainment Group and U.K.-based financial services group Cater Barnard Securities have launched the Monument Film Fund, a tax-based film production fund established in the U.K.
Former ICM agent Aubrey Henderson has been hired as VP of production at Senator Intl.
If an SRO crowd of 500 is any indication, every indie producer could use more money to make movies. And cobbling it together in today's tooth-and-nail indie environment is a producer's biggest hurdle…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%