World sales company Beta Cinema has picked up all distribution rights outside the U.S. and Canada to U.S. indie comedy "Walter," which stars Virginia Madsen, William H. Macy, Neve Campbell and Andrew…
Andrew J. West
The Weinstein Co. has acquired John Curran's Aussie drama “Tracks” for the U.S. in one of the first big festival deals of the busy fall season. HanWay Films produced the pic, which stars Mia…
Teenage girls are falling hard for One Direction's concert movie but it's the adult audiences' unwavering support of Oprah's “The Butler” that continues to impress at the U.S. box office. The White…
Like its characters fighting for a piece of elite status, Sony's sixth release this summer, "Elysium," fought for box office glory -- but the $115 million-budgeted sci-fi actioner fell somewhat…
After helping save the world in “The Avengers,” Mark Ruffalo is now making the moves on Tony Stark's girl in the first trailer for “Thanks for Sharing.” The dramedgy that deals with sex addiction…
Christopher Keyser is running unopposed for a second two-year term as the president of the Writers Guild of America West — though an opponent could emerge via nominating petition. The guild released…
LONDON — Natasha Pilbrow has joined Kris Thykier's PeaPie Films as head of business affairs and legal. Pilbrow was previously at entertainment law firm Lee and Thompson LLP, where she engaged in all…
California-based mega-retailer Amoeba Music, the last big record store on the block, has moved into the digital age with both feet.
A by-the-playbook, family-friendly basketball comedy that never strays outside the paint, "Thunderstruck" likely won't score much coin during its limited theatrical runs.
Deciding to crank out a slew of spec TV episodes with an old college roommate proved the catalyst for Jennie Snyder Urman.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media