The Weinstein Co. has attached "Scooby-Doo" helmer Raja Gosnell to direct romantic comedy "The Book Club," one of the more apparently commercial solo productions in TWC's short history.
Beni Atoori, president of Stonelock Pictures, and Al Jayez, president of Cheyenne Studios, have formed Tripod Pictures to produce and acquire films and distribute in the international market.
Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia has acquired world rights outside China to "A Hope," the comedy starring Hong Kong's Stephen Chow, who also helms and penned the script.
Hilary Swank is developing a remake of Patrice Leconte's "Intimate Strangers" for Paramount Pictures with an eye to star and produce. Already producing are Frederic Golchan and Radar Pictures' Ted…
Tea Leoni and David Duchovny will give the bigscreen treatment to the story of Reader's Digest founders DeWitt Wallace and Lila Acheson Wallace.
Cannes' favorite son, Quentin Tarantino, is likely making another trip to the film festival in May. Tarantino said he's working on a longer version of his "Death Proof" segment that looks to be…
DreamWorks will be singing in time for Christmas. Paramount and DreamWorks will open Tim Burton's musical "Sweeney Todd" on Dec. 21 in a limited domestic run. Pic, starring Johnny Depp and Helena…
The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles will showcase 36 features, including the short "Gandhi at Bat," a recently discovered newsreel showing Mahatma Gandhi's secret trip to Yankee Stadium where he…
Genre banner After Dark Films was slapped with an unprecedented sanction by the Motion Picture Assn. of America on Thursday for posting explicit ads publicizing its horror pic "Captivity." The MPAA…
After a three-year stint at Magnolia Pictures, Ben Stambler has joined ThinkFilm as director of acquisitions. Based in Gotham, he will report to U.S. theatrical head Mark Urman and senior veep of…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%