L.A.-based Lightning Entertainment has picked up international rights to "La hora fria" (The Cold Hour), the second film by Spaniard Elio Quiroga. The pickup comes as Quiroga has begun to shoot his…
After years of budgetary pain and strategic uncertainty, the Hong Kong Film Festival has locked down its game plan -- and its execs are in town talking to studios about securing marquee pictures for…
Paramount, First Look Studios, Sunset Pictures, Cinema Epoch, Momentum Pictures news.
PARIS Beavers are the new penguins — or so TF1 Intl. is telling buyers at the American Film Market. The Gallic international sales outfit is handling world sales on “White Tuft, the Little Beaver,”…
Emperor Motion Pictures has a slew of pics to roll out in the first quarter of 2007 and hopes they will see some action at AFM.
Filmmaker Gus Van Sant has set Gabe Nevins to star in "Paranoid Park," based on Blake Nelson's dark coming-of-age tale.
Specialist U.S. distrib ADV Films has snapped up various rights packages to a trio of properties from Japanese major Shochiku.
CJ Entertainment has signed a sheaf of deal memos for its two big AFM movies, Park Chan-wook's "I Am a Cyborg But That's OK" and period actioner "The Restless." Both bow in Korea next month.
Andrew Niccol ("Lord of War") will direct "Dali & I: The Surreal Story," based on Stan Lauryssen's autobiographical book, for Room 9 Entertainment.
Kosmic Films has launched U.S. operations with the acquisition of comedy "The Boys and Girls Guide to Getting Down."
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%