Buena Vista's football comedy "The Waterboy" kicked off the holiday season with a stunning $39.1 million studio-estimated debut, scoring a nonsummer opening record and ensuring topliner Adam Sandler…
Capping off a charmed year for Italy's most popular comedian, Roberto Benigni's "Life Is Beautiful" has been chosen as the country's official submission in the foreign-language film category of the…
Fox and LucasFilm were taking no chances with last week's print run for the "Star Wars: Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace" one-sheet.
Spanish director Alejandro Amenabar took home the Grand Prix at the 11th Tokyo International Film Festival on Sunday when his movie "Open Your Eyes" won the best picture award at the event.
In one of the biggest deals ever of its kind, New Line Cinema has paid Jerry Lewis a seven-figure sum for the remake rights to the 1960 comedy "Cinderfella" for Industry Entertainment to produce.
Sara Gilbert, who played the wise-cracking daughter on "Roseanne," has inked to co-star in 20th Century Fox's "Light It Up" and to star in and produce two TV skeins, "Even the Losers" for MTV Prods…
It looks like Jack Nicholson will be making back-to-back appearances at the Golden Globes. This year's winner for best actor in a comedy or musical will be next year's recipient of the Hollywood…
Warner Bros. Intl. has purchased worldwide theatrical rights for the "Black Orpheus" remake, "Orfeu do Carnaval," marking its first step into the booming Brazilian film biz.
DNA Films, one of the three lottery film franchise winners, has drawn about $3 million of its award to help finance an untitled $6 million feature.
Addressing the Screen Producers Assn. of Australia, George Lucas urged independent filmmakers to band together and become more financially independent of Hollywood, while conceding they cannot ignore…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Weekend:$16.4M Fox