Richard Sarafian, who directed the classic 1971 car chase pic “The Vanishing Point” and numerous TV shows and features, died Wednesday in Santa Monica, Calif., of complications from pneumonia. He was…
Atom Egoyan's starry dramatization of the West Memphis Three case transforms a fascinating tale of small-town prejudice and miscarried justice into a surprisingly staid courtroom drama.
Richard Matheson, novelist and screenwriter whose high-concept stories and novels were favorites for adapting into films such as “I Am Legend,” died on Sunday at his home in Calabasas, Calif, …
International Film Trust, the sales outfit launched last week by Benaroya Pictures and Miscellaneous Entertainment, is pitching Steve Pink's reboot of the campy 1984 action comedy in the run-up to…
After playing a handful of bad guys, "Lost" thesp Kevin Durand is now set to play a character who was falsely accused of committing an evil act.
Seventeen-year-old newcomer Seth Meriwether has been tapped to play West Memphis Three defendant Jason Baldwin in Atom Egoyan's true crime drama "Devil's Knot," the pic's second key role in as many…
After a nationwide search for the right actor to play Damien Echols -- the West Memphis Three defendant who recently got off death row -- Atom Egoyan has tapped unknown drama student James Hamrick…
Amy Ryan ("Gone Baby Gone") and Dane DeHaan ("Chronicle") are in early talks to join the cast of Atom Egoyan's "Devil's Knot," an indie pic about the West Memphis Three based on journalist Mara…
The Genre Company and Inferno's Ember Prods. are unwrapping Christmas-themed horror pic "Silent Night," tapping Malcolm McDowell to star and Steven C. Miller to direct the loose remake of TriStar's…
After reviving the "Halloween" franchise, Rob Zombie will next reinvent "The Blob."
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$253.1M Disney -66.09%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$146.8M Paramount Pictures -73.58%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$16.9M Warner Brothers / New Line -60.81%