The U.S. Senate on Friday gave Democrat Jonathan Adelstein the greenlight to assume the empty seat at the Federal Communications Commission -- a position that has been vacant for almost two years.
Markets & Festivals
GoodTimes Entertainment has picked up for distribution a Christian-themed homevideo project featuring St. Louis Rams quarterback Kurt Warner.
Emily Mortimer has inked to play the female lead in "Bright Young Things," the directorial debut of Stephen Fry. Pic is shooting on location in and around London and at Pinewood Studios.
Gene Hackman will receive the 2003 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 60th annual Golden Globes on Jan. 19.
The territory's two terrestrial stations must provide same-language subtitles in primetime for their Chinese and English stations by December 2003 as part of obligations for a license renewal for the…
MusicNet has assembled a raft of new licensing deals that will give the music-subscription service comprehensive access to the digitized catalogs of all five major labels, putting it on equal footing…
The U.K. premiere of John Malkovich's "The Dancer Upstairs" took place as skedded Nov. 16 at the London Film Festival, but the whole event, and the pic's U.K. release, came close to being derailed by…
"We don't get many Chinese films applying for Slamdance, and you have to think that these screenings will begin to change that," says Slamdance Film Festival co-founder and president Peter Baxter.
Paramount Pictures wants to give its "Paycheck" to Ben Affleck. Thesp, who appeared back-to-back in Par releases this year with "Changing Lanes" and "The Sum of All Fears," is in negotiations with…
DreamWorks and Stone Village Prods. will remake "Ikiru," the 1952 Akira Kurosawa-directed drama about a dying man's efforts to make a difference before he goes. DreamWorks' Walter Parkes will produce…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures