Continuing strong demand for new movie projectors fueled a 21% increase in Ballantyne of Omaha's first quarter net profit to $1.9 million, it said Wednesday, on 17% higher revenues of $17.2 million.
"High Art," winner of the Waldo Salt screenwriting award at the Sundance Film Festival, has been selected as the opening night attraction for this year's Boston Intl.
Peripatetic writer/actress Carrie Fisher and TV writer Elaine Pope have set up a deal to write an untitled screenplay for Working Title Films, sources said.
Oscar-winning filmmaker James L. Brooks will give the keynote address Saturday for the Independent Feature Project/West's annual Screenwriting Conference. Brooks will focus on the creative process…
Toronto International Film Festival has appointed Colin Geddes as the new programmer for the festival's popular Midnight Madness collection of cult films and cinematic exotica.
Japanese movie company Toho said Tuesday that it rode the back of distribution revenue from the hit movie "Princess Mononoke" to rack up a record profit for its fiscal year 1997 of 11.44 billion yen…
Curious Pictures, the Gotham-based animation, special effects and commercial studio, has named Kate Fishman-Cohen vice president of development.
Building on Time Warner vice chairman Ted Turner's pledge last year of $1 billion to the United Nations, Warner Bros. on Wednesday announced a multi-pronged promotional partnership with the U.S…
Ending its two-year experiment in the buddy system of film production management, Warner Bros. announced Wednesday that Lorenzo Di Bonaventura will take over as sole prexy of production and that Bill…
Responding to recent accusations that Warner Village Cinemas multiplexes gives inadequate space to Italian releases, Antonio Maldonado, CEO of the newly established national exhibition chain, has…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%