In a mixed ruling, The Weinstein Co. will be allowed to use some form of “The Butler” in the title of the Lee Daniels movie — but will have to change its marketing materials and pay $400,000 in fines…
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“Fruitvale Station” will receive a behind the scenes look tonight on BET, as The Weinstein Company sets a halfhour docuspesh on the cable net. Announcement follows “Fruitvale's” strong opening box…
The opening of “Fruitvale Station” on the same weekend as the Trayvon Martin trial concluded was certainly not planned. But the similarity of the two high-profile shootings was a potent reminder for…
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
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The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
The Weinstein Company has put the MPAA and Warner Bros. on alert that they plan to fight to keep naming rights to upcoming civil rights pic “The Butler.” TWC attorney David Boies has fired off…
Warner Bros. has won an arbitration over the Weinstein Co. over the title for "The Butler," requiring TWC to select another title. But TWC has brushed off the ruling and hired high-powered attorney…
Relativity Media and The Weinstein Co. are in talks for U.S. rights to “Jane Got a Gun,” starring Natalie Portman , Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor, Noah Emmerich and Rodrigo Santoro. The deal came…
The Weinstein Company is in advanced negotiations to acquire all U.S. rights to Jean-Pierre Jeunet's 3D adventure pic "The Young and Prodigious Spivet," in what will be one of the highest-profile…
The Weinstein Company has tapped Patrick Reardon as senior vice president of TV. He will report to Meryl Poster, prexy of the TV department, in TWC's Gotham office. Reardon, who has over a decade of…
The Weinstein Co. has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Shane Salerno's feature documentary "Salinger," a bio of reclusive author J.D. Salinger.
The Weinstein Company has acquired U.S. rights to Wong Kar Wai's "The Grandmaster" from Megan Ellison's Annapurna Pictures.