Neil Stephenson is ankling as CEO and director of the Dubai Intl. Film Festival after three years to pursue other interests. Move was announced by fest execs as they confirmed the fourth edition will…
Hong Kong production shingle Media Asia said Thursday that it will invest HK $500 million ($65 million) in a slate of ten movies that includes two of the three biggest to be made in China this year.
GOOD MORNING: As the years dwindle down to a precious few (four) before Dick Van Dyke retires from acting -- he continues to add to his jam-packed sked. Latest is "How to Become a Bishop Without…
Viggo Mortensen and Antonio Banderas are lending star power to Mexico's 22nd Guadalajara Intl. Film Festival, which runs March 22-30.
U.S. helmer Abel Ferrara will shoot an Italo noir set in Naples, based on Italian novel "Pericle il Nero" (Pericles the Black Man). Pic will revisit Ferrara's cult cop pic "Bad Lieutenant," according…
Constantin Film and Bavaria have joined forces to make "Im Winter Ein Jahr" with helmer Caroline Link, who won the foreign language film Oscar for "Nowhere in Africa" in 2003.
Paramount helped turn Viacom's first full quarter under new topper Philippe Dauman into a success. With DVD hits like "An Inconvenient Truth" and "Over the Hedge," and theatrical boosts from movies…
John Carney's micro-budget Dublin musical "Once" has followed its prize-winning premiere at Sundance by winning the audience award on home turf at the Dublin Intl. Film Festival.
Netflix's theatrical distribution arm Red Envelope has taken North American rights to Brazilian Berlinale hit "Antonia" from Spanish sales consortium 6 Sales.
China Film Group Thursday confirmed that it will take outright control of three mainland Chinese multiplexes previously jointly owned by Warner Bros Int'l Cinemas and SZITIC Commercial Property Co.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%