Buena Vista's "Tarzan" outswung the week-old "Austin Powers" to win the weekend B.O. crown with a studio estimated $34.1 million opening, the second biggest debut ever for an animated feature.
Marking a generally juicy frame, the "Star Wars" prequel became the first film in history to reach $A20 million ($13 million) after just 14 days in Australia ("Independence Day" took 24 days). In…
Seventh Art Releasing has acquired worldwide rights to Parris Patton's docu, "Creature."
Warner Bros. has upped Mark Matheny to executive vice president, international licensing and studio stores franchise operations, Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Robyn Astaire, Fred Astaire's widow, blitzed members of the California Assembly Judiciary Committee last week in an effort to dispel what she said were "blatantly bogus" claims made by opponents of a…
Anna Paquin, the Oscar-winning star of "The Piano," has joined the cast of Fox's "X-Men," the Bryan Singer-directed adaptation of the bestselling Marvel Comics franchise.
A new generation of "Star Wars" goods will hit Japanese store shelves on Saturday, and toymaker Tomy said it expects to rack up about 3 billion yen ($25 million) in sales from the "Phantom Menace"…
Stock in German licensing company Intertainment soared 20% Friday on the back of a key distribution pact signed with Warner Bros.
James Caan will be given the Hollywood Film Festival's achievement in acting award on Aug. 9.
On the heels of a big-bucks contract renewal extended to "The Sopranos" creator/exec producer David Chase, HBO and Brillstein-Grey Entertainment have given star James Gandolfini a sizable raise to…