Adam Leon, the fast-talking first-time director of no-budget crowdpleaser "Gimme the Loot," wants to take audiences on a ride, he says. "People think that means 'The Fast and the Furious,' which I…
Austin -- As "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" opens South by Southwest Friday with a comic flourish, hundreds of bizzers -- including the fest's largest-ever buyer contingent -- begin the real SXSW…
Sony looks to have found a trustworthy candidate to direct "A Reliable Wife" in Sam Taylor-Johnson, who's in early talks to direct.
In a year where several Spirit nominees were also Oscar-nommed, "Silver Linings Playbook" dominated the Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking best feature and lead actress for Jennifer Lawrence with…
Paramount has settled a massive lawsuit with its investors, ending more than a year of back-and-forth litigation that underscored some of Wall Street's frustration with Hollywood.
Three years after shooting "Breakfast with Curtis" on a shoestring, Laura Colella received $50,000 for winning Film Independent's Find Your Audience Award at the Spirit Awards nominees Saturday…
Laura Colella's "Breakfast With Curtis" has won Film Independent's Find Your Audience Award.
"Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Bernie," "Moonrise Kingdom," "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Keep the Lights On" were nominated for top feature for the 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Dorado Media and Capital Ltd. has partnered with Arc Prods. Ltd. on a slate financing deal for Arc projects.
New York and Paris-based Urban Distribution Intl. has bought worldwide rights outside Latin America to one of the region's key titles in production in 2012: "Roa," from Colombia's Andi Baiz.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%