Producer Brian Grazer, who helped bring hits like "Liar Liar," "Ransom" and "The Nutty Professor" to screens everywhere, will receive the Publicists Guild of America's Showmanship Award on March 20.
Emmy-winner Louis J. Horvitz has been tapped to direct the 70th Oscar telecast, his second year helming the Academy Awards program.
Continuing its string of kudos, "L.A. Confidential" was selected Wednesday as the winner of USC's 1997 Scripter Award, which will be presented March 14 to author James Ellroy and screenwriters Brian…
America Online Inc. announced on Wednesday plans to expand and promote its online service in Germany. AOL Bertelsmann Online GmbH, a joint venture of America Online and Bertelsmann AG, will offer…
EXCLUSIVE"Independence Day" and "Godzilla" helmer-producer Roland Emmerich and producing partner Ute Emmerich will produce "The 13th Floor," a thriller set to begin shooting in L.A. on Jan. 26…
EXCLUSIVE"Seinfeld" is poised to write a new chapter in the syndie record books as Columbia TriStar TV Distribution prepares to negotiate a second round of syndie deals with 200-plus TV markets…
The U.K.'s Channel 5 has sealed a three-year output deal for feature films from Buena Vista Intl. TV. The pact covers roughly 60 movies made by Walt Disney, Touchstone and Hollywood Pictures from…
If there were any doubts that Miramax Films has evolved from a specialized distrib into a mini-major, they were put to rest in 1997. Not only did Miramax sweep the Oscars with the war romance "The…
Celine Dion put an end to Garth Brooks' six-week run as the best selling artist in the nation, as the songstress' latest disc, "Let's Talk About Love," landed the top spot on the album sales chart.
With its latest production, "Open Your Eyes," proving a critical and box office sensation in Spain, Sogetel, the country's largest film production company, has announced that it will skew its…
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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%