The growing ambitions of studio-owned specialized film companies such as Miramax Films and October Films, the Asian economic crisis and Blockbuster Video's new revenue-sharing scheme with studios all…
Roberto Benigni's "Life is Beautiful" won the People's Choice Award as the most popular film at the 23rd annual Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which ended Saturday.
Grappling with its third major exec departure in four weeks, Trimark Pictures announced Sunday that Dennis O'Connor was replacing Ray Price as the company's senior vice president, specialized…
Some 150 of the U.K.'s most prominent cinema professionals are expected to flock to Brittany for the 9th edition of the Dinard Festival of British Cinema.
It was D-Day revisited as "Saving Private Ryan" had triumphant victories in its first foreign sorties last week, while "Armageddon" rocketed past $200 million abroad and "Godzilla" took giant strides…
Oops. After firing the entire Foundation Board of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival on Sept. 16, the city of Karlovy Vary and founding board partner Grand Hotel Pupp decided that, maybe, it didn't…
Universal Pictures has picked up Larry Bleidner's 10-page treatment "The Norfolk Quiz Club" for "Breakdown" helmer Jonathan Mostow to possibly direct.
Columbia Pictures has acquired screen rights to the Daniel Wallace novel "Big Fish" and has attached "Go" screenwriter John August to adapt it. Between the book option and screenwriting fees, the…
While moviegoers nationwide lined up to see Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker in "Rush Hour," big-city arthouse auds flocked to another film about the clash between two cops from diverse cultures.
Indie film queen Lili Taylor is in talks to star in Jason De Bont's remake of "The Haunting of Hill House" for DreamWorks, the studio confirmed.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%