New Line Cinema has partnered with exhibitors to begin advance domestic ticket sales on "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" Friday, four weeks ahead of the film's Dec. 18 North American release…
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Revolution Studios has beat out all bidders for a pair of comedy pitches from the "Scary Movie" sibling team of Keenen, Marlon and Shawn Wayans.
Feature thesp Alicia Silverstone ("Clueless") has inked to play the lead role in Darren Star and Jeff Rake's upcoming matchmaker pilot for NBC.
Fox has given a big vote of confidence to midseason laffer "Oliver Beene." Net has ordered four additional segs of the 20th Century Fox/DreamWorks comedy.
Former Warners honcho Lorenzo di Bonaventura, who helped give out the greenlights at that studio, may have found his first as an indie producer with "Redline."
Veteran "Frasier" scribe/producer Eric Zicklin is creating a half-hour family laffer for the WB Network. Frog has given a pilot presentation commitment to the untitled project from Warner Bros. TV…
CBS is jiggering its sked in a bid to boost a pair of young dramas, while another Eye hour -- "Presidio Med" -- seems poised for a big thumbs up from the net.
Peter Hewitt will direct the live-action/CGI adaptation of "Garfield" for 20th Century Fox and the Davis Entertainment Co., pending the negotiation of certain rights issues.
Backers of efforts to fight runaway production are seeking $150,000 in funds from below-the-line workers to launch an initiative asking the World Trade Organization to rule that Canadian production…
In a major setback to the Walt Disney Co. in the long-running Winnie the Pooh royalties case, a California appellate court Wednesday let stand potentially devastating jury instructions.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%