Mel Gibson has pacted with Newmarket to handle U.S. distribution for his controversial (and recently re-christened) "The Passion of Christ." The rent-a-system deal means that Gibson's Icon Prods…
Michelle Williams will take over the title role of "Aida" on Broadway, beginning Nov. 18. She'll replace Toni Braxton, who has been with the show since late June.
Warner Bros. is poised to become the first Hollywood major in more than a decade to receive French cinema subsidies for its investment in helmer Jean-Pierre Jeunet's $45 million "A Very Long…
After nearly three months without representation, Michael Bay has signed with the William Morris Agency. Last week, UTA put together a deal that will have Bay make his small-screen bow for ABC and…
Call it "Surreal Life 2: Oh, God! You Devil." Former televangelist's wife-professional drama queen Tammy Faye Messner and hairy porn legend Ron Jeremy headline the season two cast for the WB's…
Steve Rossmann, formerly of Endeavor Marketing Solutions, has been hired as director of marketing and alliances for production and management company Back 40 Entertainment.
Universal Pictures has upped Donna Langley to executive vice president of production. Langley, a senior veep for the two years she's been with U, joins Ally Brecker-Schearmur at the exec VP level in…
The United Nations may not recognize Palestine, but the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences does. Palestinian pic "Divine Intervention" is one of 55 contenders in the foreign-lingo category for…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%