The industry is taking a fresh approach to old corn, and a prime example is the primate melodrama "Mighty Joe Young." The Walt Disney Co. next summer will launch a giant-size marketing blitz tied to…
British thesp Ben Chaplin, who used the telephone as a sublime tool of seduction in "The Truth About Cats & Dogs," is joining Sean Penn and Adrien Brody in Terrence Malick's "The Thin Red Line,"…
Emma-Kate Croghan, the Aussie filmmaker whose debut feature "Love and Other Catastrophes" garnered critical acclaim at the major film fests last year, is set to helm an adaptation of Phillip K…
After nearly a year of negotiations, Beacon Pictures has optioned the rights to Brit mystery doyenne P.D. James' sci-fi novel "The Children of Men" for a mid-six-figure price, the company confirmed…
Richard Solomon, the former president of production at Warner Bros.-based Donner/Shuler-Donner Prods., is joining Ed Zwick and Marshal Herskovitz's Bedford Falls Prods., according to sources.
James Middleton has reupped at United Artists as VP of production and development.
The Norwegian government has let stand a price-fixing agreement between distributors and cinema owners in that territory until December of 1998, when the current contract expires.
Chris Cooper, who starred last year as a down-to-earth sheriff in John Sayles' "Lone Star," will join the cast of Robert Redford's "The Horse Whisperer," which stars Redford and Kristin Scott Thomas.
Outfest '97, the 15th edition of the L.A. Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, will open July 11 with the Los Angeles premiere of the U.S. indie romantic comedy "I Think I Do."
After walking a "Thin Red Line" for Terence Malick, Woody Harrelson will move to Stephen Frears' "HiLo Country" for Polygram's Working Title, sources said Monday, confirming earlier reports (Daily…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen1Daily: $2.5M Cumulative: $138.8M Disney 20.11%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $588,587 Cumulative: $6.3M Relativity Media 17.52%