Independent auteur Roger Corman will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Casting Society of America (CSA) at a Nov. 12 midday ceremony at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Ethan Hawke, due onscreen next in "Gattaca" and "Great Expectations," is in serious talks to star in "Snow Falling On Cedars" under Scott Hicks' helm for Universal Pictures, sources said Friday.
Amy Madigan will co-star with Bill Paxton in "A Bright Shining Lie," HBO's adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1988 Neil Sheehan book about the life and death of military adviser John Paul Vann…
In his first major deal since hanging his producing shingle at Warner Bros., former Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Cos. chairman Mark Canton's Canton Co. has pacted for the next script written by…
Julian Sands, who is quickly becoming a Mike Figgis staple, has inked to star in the helmer's indie pic "The Death and Loss of Sexual Innocence" opposite Saffron Burrows, sources said Friday.
Universal Pictures has bumped James M. Horowitz to VP of biz affairs.
Universal TV talkshows “Sally Jessy Raphael” and “Jerry Springer” had their season premieres on Sept. 22. Friday's story on national syndie ratings was wrong, due to incorrect information provided to…
Geffen Records has tapped David Simone, former prexy of Polygram Music Publishing, as head of A&R. The signing, which had been expected (Daily Variety, July 21), signals a move by the label toward…
Roman Polanski confirmed that he's planning to direct "The Count of Monte Cristo'' for Alliance Pictures.
CNN is pulling advertisements criticizing the United Nations Global Warming Treaty --- a pact which is enthusiastically supported by the network's founder Ted Turner.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$59.2M Warner Brothers -3.25%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 0.67%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$58.2M Universal Pictures 0.07%