Zeitgeist Films has acquired all U.S. rights to Tunisian director Raja Amari's debut feature "Satin Rouge." Company plans an August release in Gotham and other cities.
Vidgame maker TDK Mediactive has signed a three-year license with Jim Henson Interactive to target younger players with titles that feature key Muppets characters.
Celebrating its 75th anniversary, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will kick off the milestone, which is turning out to be a yearlong celebration, on May 8, with a shindig at La Cienega…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
The head of video-on-demand service In Demand has urged Walt Disney, 20th Century Fox, Paramount and MGM/UA to give him VOD rights to their movies, saying that with more product, VOD can become an $8…
Cowboy Pictures and DVD production shingle Plexifilm have jointly acquired Sam Jones' "I Am Trying to Break Your Heart," produced by Fusion Films in association with Experience Music Project. A July…
The U.K.'s struggling ITV web, hit by the worst advertising recession in history and declining ratings, has received a much-needed boost by winning six key categories at this year's BAFTA TV awards…
Michael Wise has joined the Shapiro/Lichtman Agency as an agent in the literary department.
While Rachel Pfeffer has been repped transactionally by Mickey Freiberg at Acme Talent, she is not a client there. Also, Pfeffer is the sole producer of Disney's “Pants on Fire”; screenwriter…
Day-and-date with domestic, "The Scorpion King" posted brawny numbers in all of its first nine markets except the U.K. over the weekend, while "Panic Room" spread incisively to Germany and Italy.
With a mere 25 years of work under his belt, Sylvester Stallone will claim the title of action star of the millennium at the Video Software Dealers Assn. Convention this summer.