Austrian movie audiences are turning a local comedy into a local success story. "Hinterholz 8" has just topped the 500,000 admissions point, making it "the most successful Austrian film in 30 years"…
Paramount Pictures has acquired rights in all media to Becker Entertainment's Australian kidpic "The Real Macaw" in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Goldwyn Films has added Sophia Coppola's directorial debut, "The Virgin Suicides," to its slate for sale outside North America and continental Europe.
The 1998 Cannes Palme d'Or winner, Theo Angelopoulos, will preside over this year's Thessaloniki International Film Festival, which runs from Nov. 13 through Nov. 22.
Underscoring its growing European production ambitions, Lions Gate Films has entered into its first Euro co-production, "The Salami Man," to be directed by J.K. Amalou.
A number of changes are in store for the 1999 version of ShoWest, including the likely return of Warner Bros. and Disney as sponsors of major events.
Strand Releasing has collared all North American rights to Australian pic "Head On," director Ana Kokkinos' gritty feature debut toplining Alex Dimitriades as a young Greek man who struggles to deal…
Mutual Film partners Gary Levinsohn and Mark Gordon have stepped up their presence as co-financiers of high-profile films by taking foreign rights to three.
With the London Screenings coming of age this week as a major marketing event in its own right, Mifed is looking increasingly like an unwanted afterthought.
Julia Eisenman, a former TV news producer for ABC, has joined Jersey Films as a VP of development.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%