CBS has signed Diane Keaton to star in and exec produce an adaptation of Meg Wolitzer's novel "Surrender, Dorothy." Keaton is the latest addition to the Eye's star-heavy slate of 2004-05 telepics.
The Sci Fi Channel has engineered two major talent deals, signing Ridley Scott to exec produce and supervise a four-hour remake of the 1971 thriller "The Andromeda Strain" and Frank Darabont to take…
Already the leader in fake news, Comedy Central has set its sights on sending up Hollywood. Cabler has teamed with David Spade and Gavin Polone for "Gone Hollywood," one of two series pilots that…
Viacom co-prexy/co-chief operating officer Leslie Moonves seems ready to make some major changes to the exec structures of both Paramount Network Television and CBS.
The future of the "Star Trek" universe on the big and small screens may be in doubt, but Viacom is boldly going forward with the franchise on the PC.
Lacking the kind of "Hero" that is dominating the domestic B.O., ticket sales were sluggish in most offshore markets last weekend as a lot of films did mid-level business.
The Federal Communications Commission is set to unanimously levy a record $550,000 fine against CBS-owned stations for violating broadcast decency standards with Janet Jackson's breast-baring Super…
A rival project to Alfonso Cuaron's upcoming "Mexico '68" is in the works, with John Leguizamo and Vanessa Bauche ("Amores Perros") attached to star.
Top honors went to German helmer Lancelot Naso and to British writer-director Andrea Arnold's short "Wasp" at the 10th annual Palm Springs Intl. Festival of Short Films & Short Film Market kudofest.
Two of filmdom's most prolific figures were welcomed with enthusiasm as jury prez Claude Lelouch and fest honoree Steven Spielberg kicked off the 30th American Film Festival's opening weekend.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%