The Rev. Jesse Jackson dropped by the FCC on Wednesday to lobby chairman Reed Hundt for a more activist agenda when it comes to promoting minority ownership of broadcast properties.
A new TV market, which could become a European showcase for studios' fall programming, will run from Oct. 31 to Nov. 5 in Barcelona.
Palme d'Or-winning directors Constantin Costa-Gavras, Robert Altman, Steven Soderbergh, Wim Wenders and David Lynch are scheduled to participate in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences'…
Sylvester Stallone, onscreen this summer in "Cop Land," is close to inking a deal that would reunite him with director Renny Harlin on New Line Cinema's "Frequency," sources said Thursday.
The rapid Australian ascension of the 25-year-old Lachlan Murdoch was completed Thursday, with his appointment to the chairmanship of News Ltd., the Oz subsid of News Corp. Rupert Murdoch's son adds…
Mario Kassar's MK Prods. has acquired Lance Hill's spec script "The Way It Ends" in a mid-six-figure against $1 million preemptive bid.
Scheduled for privatization this year, Mosfilm studios --- the now cash-strapped flagship of the Russian film industry --- is considering potential investors after an initial approach from the…
Michelle Pfeiffer and Kate Guinzberg of Via Rosa Prods. have hired Marlene King to script a movie for Touchstone based on the Rosewood Community Education Center, the South-Central L.A. facility in…
"Passionate Kiss," a romantic comedy with a supernatural twist, was acquired by DreamWorks this week in a preemptive bid of $350,000 against $600,000.
Todd Baker, former director of development at NDG Prods. (John Woo's "Once a Thief"), has formed a new production company, Cineaste Entertainment.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen1Daily: $2.1M Cumulative: $136.3M Disney -79.13%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $500,820 Cumulative: $5.7M Relativity Media -58.71%