Hans Zimmer will compose the soundtrack for October Films' documentary "The Last Days," which is being exec produced by Steven Spielberg.
The expected sale of Polygram Holdings to Universal Studios' parent Seagram Co. Ltd. will have dramatic repercussions for Andrew Lloyd Webber, whose Really Useful Group is 30% owned by Polygram.
Seagram Co. Ltd. has yet to finalize its $11 billion acquisition of Polygram Holdings, but already the expectation that Seagram will unload the music giant's film unit is stirring interest among…
Giving new meaning to the words "cold cash," Ice Capital Corp. has launched itself as a New York-based finance company for film, publishing, interactive and music endeavors.
Director Randal Kleiser, who helmed the recently re-released "Grease," has inked a seven-figure deal to helm "Muppets From Space," shooting in Australia in September.
First-time filmmakers discussed the high emotion of having a film at Cannes and the cruel reality of the commercial marketplace at a panel sponsored by Variety, the Independent Feature Project and…
Economic turmoil will force more consolidation of cable TV operators in the Asian region, according to James P Marturato, HBO senior VP of sales and marketing.
Irish director Neil Jordan and his Brit producing partner Stephen Woolley are in the final stages of negotiations to launch a London-based production venture bankrolled by DreamWorks.
The Karlovy Vary Film Festival's producer Rudolf Biermann and program director Eva Zaoralova made the most of their Cannes visit, locking up commitments for several official selections for the Czech…
Warner Bros. has made a swift outright purchase of film rights to the forthcoming Carolyn See novel "The Handyman" for Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods., sources said.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%