French pubcaster staffers went on strike on Tuesday to protest President Nicolas Sarkozy's plans to scrap advertising on France Televisions' TV and radio channels.
Variety's Michael Jones reports that Rich Raddon resigned as director of the Los Angeles Film Festival, which had come under fire because he had contributed to the campaign to pass Proposition 8…
Will we see a Laura Bush memoir before one from her husband? Laura Bush today confirmed a long-gestating rumor that she is planning a memoir and has met with publishers. "I've been talking to some…
There's been considerable buzz in Washington as to who would land the first "exit" interview with President Bush, as he's granted little access since the presidential election. The winner: ABC News…
After a Variety screening of "Frost/Nixon," Ron Howard told me in a Q&A that he initially wanted the movie to be released before the election, to capitalize on an environment of all things politics…
Last night, following a screening of Focus Features' upcoming "Milk," the story of gay civil rights leader Harvey Milk, screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, producers Dan Jinks and Bruce Cohen and…
With the Screen Actors Guild threatening to strike, there's little chance of a backchannel deal to avert a work stoppage.
Chinese-language publishing company Next Media was Monday ordered by a Hong Kong court to pay fines totaling HK$175,000 ($22,600) after being found guilty of seven cases of publishing indecent…
The WGA strike ended Feb. 12 but the recriminations continue.
A prominent Hollywood attorney was sentenced Monday to three years in prison in a wiretapping scheme that targeted the former wife of MGM mogul Kirk Kerkorian.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.7M Cumulative:$167.1M Disney 36.50%
Rio 22Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$46.3M Fox 59.74%
Draft Day3Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$11.9M Lionsgate / Summit 43.09%