The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will honor Arthur Penn Nov. 17 at the Academy Theater at Lighthouse Intl. in Gotham. Tribute will feature a screening of the helmer's 1975 crime drama…
Steve Kloves will return to Hogwarts and create the screenplay for "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," the sixth installment in the lucrative Warner Bros. Pictures franchise.
Steve Zahn and Allen Covert are going to “Strange Wilderness,” starring in the comedy for Level 1 Entertainment and Happy Madison Prods. Project, directed by first-time helmer Fred Wolf, centers on…
Random House and Focus Features have created a landmark partnership to co-produce and co-finance a slate of films under a new production entity, Random House Films.
Funnyman Bob Saget will pen, helm and produce "Farce of the Penguins," a send-up of the hit docu "March of the Penguins," for indie distrib Thinkfilm.
Steven Paul's Crystal Sky Pictures has bought the rights to long-running Konami vidgame franchise "Castlevania" and has set helmer Paul W.S. Anderson ("Alien vs. Predator") to adapt and direct.
Rogue, the Focus Features genre arm, has picked up domestic rights to Gold Circle Films and Craven/Maddalena Films' "The Waiting," a supernatural horror thriller penned by Juliet Snowden and Stiles…
International soccer federation Fifa will pocket a record $425 million from two separate deals: with ESPN and ABC Sports for English-language rights to two World Cups and other tournaments, and with…
Margaret Cho, who turned tales of her mid-1990s sitcom experience into a hit stage show, is taking another stab at the small screen. Cho has sealed a talent holding deal with Fox and Regency TV to…
Lions Gate Intl. closed a number of territory sales on Griffin Dunne's "Fierce People," starring Diane Lane, Donald Sutherland and Elizabeth Perkins.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%