The alchemy of "Harry Potter" turned into pots of B.O. gold last weekend as the blockbuster minted roughly $43.6 million from 4,129 engagements in 17 markets overseas, smashing industry opening…
Universal Pictures has linked with the Arenas Group to create Arenas Entertainment, a U-based label that will acquire, produce and distribute pics tailored to Spanish-speaking auds worldwide.
Michael Haneke's steamy, sexual drama "La Pianiste" has been picked up by Kino Intl. for distribution in the U.S. Film, which will be released as "The Piano Teacher" next spring, stars Isabelle…
U.S. movie audiences have already seen the story of "Mrs. Doubtfire" unfold on the bigscreen; now, everyone's favorite housekeeper may be making a comeback in the American theater.
The European Union's top antitrust enforcer on Monday defended a series of controversial interventions in the media sector.
Producer Amy Robinson and scribe Dana Stevens, who collaborated on "For Love of the Game," will reteam with "The Lion Sleeps," Stevens' adaptation of the Joyce Carol Oates novel "Snake Eyes." Stevens…
The elections committee of the Screen Actors Guild has hired a new law firm to advise it during its review of a dozen challenges.
Fernando Sulichin and Chris Hanley's Black List Films has created a Madrid-based production company, Esperanza Filmworks, to produce three Spain-based pics a year.
Gotham-based Solaris Entertainment has optioned the Rebecca Reisert novel "The Third Witch," recently published by Pocket Books.
IBM and RightsLine are announcing a deal today that knits the smaller company's licensing-management software into the computer giant's suite of Web-based business programs targeting Hollywood.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%