Wolfgang Petersen has committed to direct the Warner Bros. adaptation of the Sebastian Junger bestseller "The Perfect Storm" as his next feature.
Jason Alexander will go from master of his own domain to purveyor of evil.
Kicking off the Cannes Film Festival's competition lineup a tad earlier than usual -- by several months -- fest programmer Gilles Jacob has confirmed that Leos Carax's "Pola X" will be in competition…
Gramercy's lavish costumer "Elizabeth" ascended to the throne of the exclusives roster in its first weekend.
Those dull thuds heard around parts of the world last weekend revealed fairly leaden B.O. performances by U.S. rookies, mostly -- but not always -- in line with their domestic results.
Gabriel Byrne is close to a deal to star opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in Beacon Communications' supernatural thriller “End of Days.” He'll play Satan in the $100 million, five-month production…
In a move that seems to indicate MGM is still very much in the feature film production business, the studio has made an outright mid-six-figure buy of David Kukoff and Matt Roshkow's spec script…
Women in Film will honor MGM chairman Frank Mancuso Sr., producer Edgar J. Scherick, Universal Pictures chairman Casey Silver, ICM co-chair Jim Wiatt and Steven Spielberg with the org's first Mentor…
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.
In the sole major acquisition of the London and Mifed film markets, Rogue Pictures, the genre division of October Films, has bought U.S. rights to the Alec Baldwin starrer "Thick as Thieves."
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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%