Bill Pullman and Irene Jacob are lined up to star in "History Is Made at Night," which Nik Powell and Stephen Woolley's Scala Prods. will produce for J&M Entertainment.
Paris-based Le Studio Canal Plus has kicked off its Cannes fest biz by selling all German-speaking rights to Tobis for the Juliette Binoche-starrer "Les Enfants du Siecle."
As part of an ongoing effort to enlarge its overseas business, Universal Pictures has allocated up to $400 million for split rights deals and international acquisitions, U chairman Casey Silver…
In seemingly its umpteenth deal of the festival, the ever-busy October Films has acquired North American rights to Andre Techine's drama "Alice and Martin," starring Juliette Binoche from Le Studio…
With the exception of a couple of pleasant surprises, the 51st Cannes Film Festival got off to a slow start through its first five days.
Gerard Depardieu isn't just in Cannes to shoot the breeze with his pal Roberto Benigni in the Hotel du Cap. The French star has indicated to Anjelica Huston that he wants to play the lead male role…
As most other major studios rush to set up specialized film divisions, Harvey Weinstein is taking Miramax in a new direction.
Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia has been appointed to handle foreign sales for Woody Allen's latest pic “Celebrity,” extending a relationship that started with Allen's last movie…
Most publicists are only too happy to spin a yarn about distribs fighting to get their hands on a client's film. For veteran flak John Durie, the yarn became reality last week.
Approximately 400 guests helped raise more that $1 million to fight cancer at the first Cure by the Shore gala, held May 16 at Les Allees Park here.
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%