Simon West, who made his helming debut with "Con Air" and is currently directing "The General's Daughter" with John Travolta for Paramount, has inked to develop and direct a remake of the 1971 sci-fi…
Ed Harris and Anne Heche will star in the drama "The Third Miracle," for Franchise Pictures and American Zoetrope.
Gayle Lake has been tapped as director of the Sydney Film Festival, replacing Paul Byrnes, who stepped down after 10 years at the helm at the 45 year-old fest.
Phoenix Pictures will have to cut down on its quiche intake with its acquisition of Mark Steilen and Bennett Yellin's pitch "Real Men."
Good Machine has sold off Canadian rights to its dicey first domestic release, Todd Solondz's "Happiness," to Behaviour Entertainment.
A contemporary retelling of "Hamlet" is coming together, with Ethan Hawke in the title role and Kyle MacLachlan as Claudius.
Savvy marketing exec Chris Pula will not be joining Sony Pictures Entertainment to handle its new genre division, contrary to published reports.
Twenty-six nonfiction films have been nominated for five International Documentary Association awards, which will be presented Oct. 30 at the Ritz-Carlton in Marina del Rey.
Reaffirming its commitment to producing Australian films, Village Roadshow has pacted with Beyond Films to handle foreign sales of its current and upcoming Aussie pictures.
London-based Winchester Films has picked up three U.S. indie pics for worldwide sale: Nick Searcy's "Paradise Falls," Laurence O'Neill's "Throwing Down" and John Shea's "Southie."
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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%