Writer-director Shane Carruth ("Primer") is opting to self-destribute his Sundance pic "Upstream Color" through his ERBP banner.
Gkids has acquired North American theatrical rights to the 1988 animated movie "Grave of the Fireflies" via a distribution agreement with Japan's Toho Co. Ltd.
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%