Adapted screenplays are where the majors tend to shine, since the studios like pre-proven material for their big-budget films.
Ham Tram's "Journey From the Fall," a U.S./Thai production, won feature honors at the third Amazonas Film Festival for adventure features and ethnographic and wildlife docs, which wrapped Thursday.
The Mediterranean island of Malta will host its first international film festival Sept. 15-23 as it looks to attract foreign productions while shining a spotlight on filmmakers from the Mideast…
"Casino Royale" smashed B.O. records in the U.K. Thursday, claiming $3.2 million (£1.7 million) on its first day, the best opening ever for a Bond pic in the territory. It buried "Die Another Day,"…
The Irish government is to up funding to the Irish Film Board by 15% in 2007, bringing the agency's capital funding for film and television to Euros 17 million ($21.7 million), it announced Thursday.
The Back Lot: You seem to be living at a remarkably high decibel level for someone who's recently been fired, Tom. Paramount may not want you, but filmmakers all over town are submitting projects for…
When Peter O'Toole learned he would receive an honorary Oscar in 2003, the veteran thesp initially balked at the offer and wrote a letter to the Academy saying, as he was "still in the game and might…
"Miss Potter" has a lot in common with 2003's J.M. Barrie-inspired "Finding Neverland": It's about a turn-of-the-century British children's author whose most famous character is called Peter, it…
The jeweled crown sits firmly upon Helen Mirren's regal head. Her performance as Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in "The Queen" has been universally praised, and with reviews that rank among the best…
Screenwriters are notoriously critical of voiceover narration, and yet newcomer Zach Helm delivers a film in which the script as well as the narrator (Emma Thompson) are likely to attract Academy…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$53.1M Warner Brothers 8.39%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.8M Cumulative:$37.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 25.59%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$55.5M Universal Pictures 30.22%