Warner Bros. has picked up Chris D'Arienzo's mock biopic spec script "The Jordeys," with "Men in Black" scribe Ed Solomon and his partner Edward Lynn set to produce.
As Seagram Co. and Universal Studios continue with their struggle to dispose of the remaining assets of Polygram Filmed Entertainment, U's majority-owned specialized unit October Films has its sights…
J. D. Sumner, who sang with Elvis Presley in concert and on records during a 55-year career in gospel music, died Monday of a heart attack in Nashville. He was 73. Sumner, born John Daniel Sumner…
Redeemable Features and Chimera Films will produce "A Ball in the House," which Tanya Wexler will direct.
About 700 exhibition execs got a glimpse Tuesday at what virtually everyone agrees is the future of the industry -- and they liked what they saw.
Chris Pula, who was terminated abruptly last year as marketing topper for Warner Bros., is officially ensconced at the Mouse House.
Entertainment Film Distributors, the U.K.'s leading indie distrib, is continuing its push into production by fully financing the British black comedy "Rancid Aluminium," directed by Edward Thomas.
Eyeing a potential franchise, 20th Century Fox has picked up the feature rights to "Master and Commander," based on Patrick O'Brian's series of high-seas action-adventure novels.
Despite the presence of Robin Williams and director Chris Columbus, Disney put the brakes on "Bicentennial Man" because of a budget in the centennial range.
Chris Lee has stepped down as prexy of production at Columbia Pictures after 13 years with the studio, Sony Pictures Entertainment confirmed Tuesday.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%