The Directors Guild of America has nailed down a date for its 2008 awards show, opting for Jan. 26 at the Century Plaza Hotel.
Quentin Tarantino and the New Beverly Cinema are teaming to host the Los Angeles Grindhouse Festival 2007, which will showcase more than 50 exploitation films from Tarantino's personal library.
The German Film Board (FFA) has awarded Euros 2 million ($2.64 million) to seven pics to help meet distribution and marketing costs, it revealed on Wednesday.
Danny Boyle will helm "Ponte Tower," a thriller set entirely in one of Africa's tallest skyscrapers. The 54-story cylindrical Ponte Tower in Johannesburg, South Africa, was a powerful symbol of white…
Italy's Silver Ribbon film nods have resumed their link with the Taormina Film Festival, in a profile-boosting move for the Sicilian fest being reshaped by new artistic topper Deborah Young.
Handmade Films Intl. has teamed up with Madrid-based Ilion Animation Studios to finance and co-produce "Planet One," a $50 million CGI movie written by "Shrek" scribe Joe Stillman.
The Hong Kong government Wednesday announced a HK$300 million ($38.5 million) package to help out the local movie industry. Creating a state fund to help production was one of the recommendations…
Robert Lantos and Jeff Sagansky have made a strategic investment in Canada-based indie TV producer Blueprint Entertainment. The financial infusion, whose amount was unspecified, will be used to goose…
Charles Segars' Sparkler Entertainment shingle has inked a two-year first-look film production pact at Walt Disney Studios. Segars was an exec producer on the Mouse House's "National Treasure," which…
New Line's going back to high school, buying Jason Filardi's untitled comedy pitch with "High School Musical" star Zac Efron to topline.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%