MGM has expanded its spec universe, picking up action script "The Tenth Planet" for a reported low-six figures against mid-six, according to sources involved in the project.
The American Film Institute kicked off an ambitious yearlong program titled "100 Years ... 100 Movies" Wednesday with a press conference featuring thesps Dustin Hoffman, Holly Hunter and Chris…
Atom Egoyan's "The Sweet Hereafter" and Belgian helmer Alain Berliner's "Ma Vie en Rose" tied for top honors Friday at the 12th annual Fort Lauderdale Intl. Film Festival.
Michael Eisner will counterprogram himself Sunday. The Disney topper will fill his customary role introducing "The Wonderful World of Disney" on ABC, where the theatrical "The Santa Clause" will…
Tom Hanks is in negotiations to star in Frank Darabont's "The Green Mile" for Castle Rock Entertainment. Darabont adapted the screenplay from author Stephen King's six-part "Green Mile" series…
Paul Brooks is ankling as chief executive of Metrodome Films, the publicly listed British film company he founded and in which he remains the single largest shareholder.
After lensing Steven Spielberg's last three pics, cinematographer Janusz Kaminski will make his feature helming debut with the Meg Ryan-produced "Lost Souls" for New Line Cinema, the studio confirmed…
The 18th Celtic Film &Television Festival will run April 1-4 in Tralee, County Kerry. Fest has been running since 1980 under the auspices of the Celtic Film & Television Assn., whose membership is…
Elizabeth Hurley and Jenna Elfman (TV's "Dharma & Greg") are in talks to star with Matthew McConaughey and Ellen DeGeneres in Ron Howard's "Ed-TV" for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment…
All Girl Prods., the partnership between Bette Midler and Bonnie Bruckheimer, has hired Dabney Lee as vice president of creative affairs and Martin Navis as director of development.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.1M Cumulative:$56.2M Warner Brothers -26.61%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$39.6M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -15.75%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$56.9M Universal Pictures -21.36%