October Films has acquired North American and U.K. rights to Robert Altman's comedy of manners "Cookie's Fortune," which will star Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Chris O'Donnell and Liv Tyler.
King World Prods. has upped Eric Ritter to executive managing editor of its syndie newsmag “Inside Edition.” In the newly created post, Ritter will be responsible for plotting the show's day-to-day…
Gearing up for the Aug. 31 launch of PaxNet, Paxson Communications has enlisted former Sony Pictures and CBS honcho Jeff Sagansky as a programming consultant to the family-friendly broadcast network.
Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. is beefing up its presence in Gotham, tapping "Rosie O'Donnell Show" exec producer Hilary Estey McLoughlin to oversee the expansion of its production and development…
Hoping to show that Hell or even "Godzilla" hath no fury like two best friends scorned, 20th Century Fox has acquired Marcus Gautesen's spec "This Means War," to which Martin Lawrence is attached to…
"Frasier" has once again dominated "Home Improvement," helping NBC relegate the ABC Tuesday lineup, once the Alphabet's strongest, to third place in May 5 Nielsens.
HAL Films, the London-based production company backed by Miramax, has unveiled its first three projects, including two original contempo comedies and one period adaptation of a literary classic.
Nicole Jefferson is close to a deal to direct Fox 2000's "Ghetto Fabulous" for producers Lynda Obst and Howard Rosenman.
Universal Studios cash flow rose 31% in the fiscal third quarter ended March 31 on the strength of its filmed entertainment, music and recreation businesses.
Actors Paul Francis ("Sparkle and Charm") and Angel Boris ("Suicide Blonde") have been cast in two of the leads for the Trimark Pictures thriller "Warlock: The End of Innocence," which shoots at the…
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Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%