Jay-Z is one of pop music's greatest mythmakers, and his most jealously guarded myth is the notion that what he does is effortless. You see this in his insistence on composing rhymes without pen and…
Andrew Z. Davis has been named president of production administration for Columbia Pictures. He will report to Col prexy Doug Belgrad, who made the announcement Wednesday. An industry vet himself…
Open Road Films has set an Aug. 16 release date in the U.S. for "Jobs," the indie Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher.
LONDON — London-based Intandem Films has raised £1.8 million ($2.8 million) in funds as part of its global expansion plans and has completed deals on nine pics, including comedy thriller "Killing…
ANNECY — Copenhagen Bombay, a darling of Europe's arthouse toon crowd, was out in force at Annecy Intl. Animation Film Festival's market, presenting its vertically integrated model and…
Dave Brown and Zadoc Angell have joined Echo Lake Management, the management division of Echo Lake Entertainment.
BEIJING — Motion Picture Assn. of America chairman Chris Dodd believes opportunities are growing at a furious pace for Hollywood in China and the whole dynamic of the world's second biggest film…
President Obama trekked to Santa Monica on Friday, speaking to a gathering of entertainment executives and politicos at the home of Peter Chernin and his wife, Megan. The event, with tickets starting…
Drafthouse Films and Films We Like have jointly acquired North American rights to Robin Wright-starrer “The Congress,” three weeks after it opened Directors' Fortnight at the Cannes Film Festival…
UPDATE: Universal's low-budget horror film, “The Purge,” is invading theaters at an alarming rate. The $3 million-produced feature from Jason Blum's Blumhouse Productions is on track for $14 million…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%