Mekhi Phifer, Josh Hartnett and Julia Stiles are set to star in the indie film "O," which Tim Blake Nelson is directing.
L.A.-based sales and financing entity Summit Entertainment has continued its foray into foreign-lingo pics with the acquisition of worldwide distribution rights outside Italy to "My True Swedish…
Blockbuster is said to be jumping into the film acquisition business, directly buying exclusive video rights to completed films and branding them with its familiar blue and yellow logo.
Six German feature films and documentaries will have their world premieres in the Forum section of the 47th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 10-21).
Ridley and Tony Scott's Scott Free Prods. has optioned Robert Humphrey Jyde's 1998 Nicholl Fellowship winning script "Jelly Babies," for a low- against mid-six figures.
In what is believed to be the largest such policy ever written for an independently financed film, International Film Guarantors has inked a completion bond for Beacon Pictures' $100 million Arnold…
Flashpoint, the Anglo-American film financier headed by partners Beau Rogers and David Forrest, has committed $87 million to 22 new indie productions.
Unable to come to an agreement on the budget and the film's creative direction, Disney and director Gore Verbinski ("Mousehunt") have parted ways on the sci-fi thriller "Mission to Mars."
In an unusual move, Lakeshore Entertainment is negotiating to buy back domestic rights to its completed thriller "Arlington Road" from Polygram Films, apparently in hopes of selling it to a different…
Jodie Foster will be the ringmaster on the circus-set drama "Flora Plum" for October Films. Foster will direct the pic, and she and Barry Mendel will produce it through Foster's Paramount-based Egg…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%