Largo Entertainment has upped Kathrine Bates to manager of acquisitions. Bates, who joined Largo in 1989, moves up from her story editor slot. * * * Scott Weinstein has been upped to development…
Touchstone Pictures won a hot little bidding war late last week to mount "Rushmore," a script by the "Bottle Rocket" team of Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson. The bidding started after New Line set the…
Caravan Pictures has promised to pick up Gail Parent's feature pitch "Breach of Promise" for a mid-six-figure pricetag, sources said Tuesday.
The objects that comprise the world's foremost collection of cinemabilia are only slightly harmed, but the setting that made the Cinematheque Francaise and the Musee du Cinema Henri Langlois…
Japanese industrial giant the Itochu Co., owner of digital platform PerfecTv, will buy 5% of Via Digital, Spain's second digital platform.
Nancy Tellem has been named executive vice president of business affairs at CBS Entertainment and executive VP of CBS Prods.
Paragon Entertainment Corp. took control of the Lacewood Group Tuesday after the Ottawa-based animation house failed to meet Monday night's deadline to pay off its debts.
Glenn Close and Meryl Streep will costar in and coproduce "Mary Stuart," a film adaptation of Friedrich Schiller's dramatic play about the 16th Century monarch. The project culminates a plan hatched…
Warner Bros. picked up the pitch "Heart and Soul," described as a "Pygmalion" for the '90s set in the music world, for producer Jerry Weintraub for what sources said was low- to mid-six figures.
After a lengthy search, Polygram Films has hired two key sales execs to round out its new U.S. distribution team.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%