The WB netlet will launch an ethnic comedy night Thursdays this fall and will shift the teen hit "Dawson's Creek" to Wednesdays at 8 p.m., just months after the show helped the WB launch "New…
Four months after its launch, HAL Films, the U.K. production venture backed by Miramax, has unveiled its first development slate of nine projects, involving leading British writers such as Fredric…
Porn star John Holmes, whose life was ended by AIDS and who was linked to a multiple murder, will be resurrected in a movie about the killings.
Originally ran March 27, 1997If ever nostalgia were a justifiable lapse of reportorial objectivity, the early days of Cannes would be the time and place to look backward. Put simply, for its first…
Chrysalis, the entertainment and music group, has posted a pre-tax loss of £900,000 ($1.5 million) for the six months ending Feb. 28., down from a pre-exceptional loss of $2.8 million in the same…
In a move that will significantly raise Columbia TriStar Home Video's profile in the family fare marketplace, the company has pacted with the Jim Henson Co. to distrib the latter's film and TV…
Roll up for the battle of the Ripleys. Fine Line Features has committed to a $12 million version of Patricia Highsmith's novel "Ripley's Game," in direct competition with "The Talented Mr. Ripley," a…
The 20th century ended on May 14. A world without Frank Sinatra is indeed an emptier place -- a gap exists in pop culture that no artist can fill the way he did.
Originally ran March 27, 1997The '60s marked a period of dramatic development for the Cannes Film Festival. The turbulence of 1968, with screenings brought to an undignified halt by a groundswell of…
Ernesto Di Sarro has been elected president of ANEC.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%