Director Randal Kleiser, who helmed the recently re-released "Grease," has inked a seven-figure deal to helm "Muppets From Space," shooting in Australia in September.
Size counted for an estimated $3.5 million for Sony's "Godzilla" Tuesday night preview, according to box office observers.
Mary McCormack, who is on screen with Tea Leoni and Robert Duvall in "Deep Impact," has lined up two new film roles.
Maura Tierney, who stars in TV's "NewsRadio," will appear with Adrien Brody in "Oxygen," an independent film written and directed by Richard Shepard.
Irish director Neil Jordan and his Brit producing partner Stephen Woolley are in the final stages of negotiations to launch a London-based production venture bankrolled by DreamWorks.
The Urbanworld Film Festival will double the number of films in its program and introduce a screenwriting competition for black scribes and a sidebar for Latin filmmakers in its second edition, which…
Warner Bros. has made a swift outright purchase of film rights to the forthcoming Carolyn See novel "The Handyman" for Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods., sources said.
The creative team behind "Wilde" is reuniting to develop a major movie about Winston Churchill, provisionally titled "London 1940."
The second annual Bermuda Intl. Film Festival (May 1-7) awarded the jury prize for best film to Burkino Faso-born director Idrissa Ouedraogo for "Kini and Adams."
MGM/UA lawyers are demanding that Sony stop development of its new James Bond script -- a script that Sony claims it knows nothing about.
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
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%