IFC raised eyebrows in Cannes by grabbing three films, including Palme d'Or winner "4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days" and Gus Van Sant's "Paranoid Park."
Hollywood is easing up on the pyrotechnics after a May for the ages, offering a pair of openers with R ratings, modest theater counts and expectations to match. Universal's “Knocked Up” is the most…
The Weinstein Co. has acquired screen rights to “The Silver Linings Playbook,” a not-yet-published comic novel from Matthew M. Quick. Mirage Prods. partners Sydney Pollack and Anthony Minghella will…
Denise Richards will star in “A Beautiful Life,” a drama to be directed by Argentine filmmaker Alejandro Chomski in Los Angeles this summer. Chomski recently directed “Reggaeton” for Sony BMG and…
Internet videos showing volcanic eruptions of Diet Coke will compete along with Web shorts featuring the cast of NBC's "The Office" in newly created categories for the upcoming Daytime Emmy Awards.
Few industryites have doubted that Best Buy and Blockbuster would find their way into the movie download biz soon, but confirmation came Thursday from one of their studio partners.
Bollywood is getting a boost through Joost. Saavn, a New York-based content provider of Hindi films, TV shows and musicvids, has inked with the Internet platform to stream its vast library.
Digital music, which almost exclusively means mobile, is driving the market in Asia. It makes up 30% of the Asia-Pacific market, while in China it accounts for 80%, said Nigel Mukherjee, director of…
EMI has become the fourth and final major music distrib to ink a deal with YouTube that will allow the Web site's users to play copyrighted musicvideos without fear of litigation.
All it took was a visit from California's Governator to get the Canadian government moving to squelch the plague of film piracy that in recent years has strained the patience of the U.S. studios.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%