Producer Gene Corman has set "The Peter Revson Story" as the next feature under his Chateaux Prods. banner. Stuart Gillard will write and direct; Howard Pfeiffer will score the film, which will shoot…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is officially accepting submissions for consideration for the foreign-language film Oscar for the 66th annual Academy Awards.
Peter Pruce, who graduated last year from UCLA film school, has already sold his second script -- based on the story of Rasputin -- to Paramount Studios. The studio has asked Pruce to do some…
"The Bridge on the River Kwai,""The Guns of Navarone,""Holiday" and "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" will be among the first titles to bow on Columbia TriStar Home Video's Studio Heritage Collection…
In what amounts to a "nyuk nyuk nyuk" to two heirs of the Three Stooges, Columbia Pictures has filed a cross-complaint saying it has certain rights to use the personae of the comic trio because it…
Universal Pictures has purchased the film rights to James Dickey's still-unpublished novel "To the White Sea" for producer Richard Roth.
Multimedia Motion Pictures has named Mark De Vitre director, business and legal affairs. He has worked for Philips Interactive Media of America, Hanna-Barbera Prods. and Spelling Entertainment.
Alan Ladd Jr. has made his expected move to Paramount Pictures, where he has signed an exclusive three-year pact to develop and produce movies (Variety, Aug. 16).
Frank Oz, longtime collaborator with Jim Henson and director of such pix as "Little Shop of Horrors" and "Housesitter," has inked a two-year deal to direct commercials exclusively through Limelight…
Despite the success of TriStar's "Cliffhanger" and Epic Records' Spin Doctors and Pearl Jam, Sony Corp. reported Thursday a precipitous, 48.5% drop in net income for its first quarter.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%