This found-footage tale of astronauts searching for signs of life near Jupiter is a reasonably plausible and impressively controlled achievement.
The Weinstein Co. has won rights to “Passengers,” the indie sci-fi drama with Keanu Reeves and Reese Witherspoon starring. The project has been for sale at Cannes with Exclusive Media handling…
Micro-budget pioneer Jason Blum is launching Blumhouse Intl. to oversee foreign sales of the company's movies and will debut the venture at Cannes. The newly minted venture has a worldwide…
South Africa may have 11 official languages to reflect its rich patchwork of tribes and cultures, but the country's modest film industry hasn't taken many of them into account. That's reason enough…
Magnet Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to Sebastian Cordero's sci-fi thriller "Europa Report," starring Sharlto Coply, with plans for a release later this year.
Talkshow maven Wendy Williams Hunter and her husband and manager Kevin Hunter have teamed to form reality shingle Wendy Williams Prods.
Wayfare Entertainment has tapped Mitchell Akselrad to pen the feature adaptation of short film "The Gate."
Writing-directing team Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden, who became darlings of the indie scene following "Half Nelson" and "Sugar," have set their next picture, a drama titled "Hate Mail."
Incentives remain a crucial part of the soft money needed to finance a project -- though making the most of those funds has become a lot more challenging in the last few years.
Call it the "Black Swan" ripple. Or "The King's Speech" effect.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.1M Cumulative:$56.2M Warner Brothers -26.61%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$39.6M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -15.75%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$56.9M Universal Pictures -21.36%