Five weeks into the new fall season, the two networks with the best story to tell among adults 18-49 -- CBS and the WB -- also happen to be the only broadcasters not aiming for that all-important…
Markets & Festivals
Miramax Films has named Rick Sands its chief operating officer. The appointment gives Sands, who has been chair of worldwide distribution at Miramax for the last five years, broad jurisdiction at the…
The Justice Dept. delivered a knockout blow Thursday to the merger of EchoStar and DirecTV. After a 12-month review, the agency called the deal anti-competitive and bad for consumers and plans to go…
Sid Ganis' Out of the Blue Entertainment has optioned feature rights to Alexandra Pelosi's award-winning documentary "Journeys With George," a film that goes behind the scenes during George W. Bush's…
Portia de Rossi has inked a talent holding deal with NBC. As part of the deal, the Peacock will develop a series project for the actress, who for four seasons portrayed lawyer Nell Porter on Fox…
Miramax Films has reteamed with "Serendipity" scribe Marc Klein, hiring him to adapt the Korean film "My Wife Is a Gangster."
Several studios are circling a hot teen sci-fi/fantasy book whose astonishing insight into the mind of a 14-year-old stems from its source: It was written by a 14-year-old.
He wasn't a writer, he just played one on TV -- until now. Actor Wallace Langham ("Veronica's Closet") had been so often mistaken for a writer after portraying a scribe on the oh-too-real HBO comedy…
Memo to Deborah Gibson, Gerardo and any former New Kid on the Block not named Donnie: Call your agents--now.
The makers of indie CGI animation feature "Foodfight!" have signed a seven-figure acquisition deal with a Korean vidgame developer-financier for worldwide interactive rights on all platforms. As part…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.1M Cumulative:$56.2M Warner Brothers -26.61%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$39.6M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -15.75%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$56.9M Universal Pictures -21.36%