Weekend box office was inevitably going to trail last year's "Hunger Games" high. But new entries "The Croods" and "Olympus Has Fallen," especially, prevented totals from falling too far behind 2012…
Gimme The Loot
DreamWorks Animation will light a fire with families this weekend, with its first Fox-distributed title "The Croods" tracking in the $40 million-plus range.
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…
Sofia Vergara is looking to turn up the temperature with Jason Statham as the “Modern Family” star is in talks for the female lead in “Heat.” Simon West is helming with William Goldman penning the…
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…
"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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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%