Former MGM prexy-chief operating officer Michael Nathanson has entered into a multiyear producing deal at Columbia Pictures. Move marks a return to the lot for Nathanson, who formerly served as prexy…
Japanese animation director Hayao Miyazaki and Italian thesp Stefania Sandrelli, whose career spans 40 years, will receive Golden Lions for career achievement at the Venice Film Festival.
Gotham-based digital cinema network Emerging Pictures is furthering its efforts to "syndicate" film festivals by digitally distributing fest lineups nationally.
New Line has made the left-field choice of Brit helmer Anand Tucker to direct "The Golden Compass," the first installment of the Philip Pullman fantasy trilogy "His Dark Materials."
South Korean helmer Kang Woo-suk has skedded "Hanbando" (Korean Peninsular) as his next project. Pic is a drama, set in the near future, about the reunification of North and South Korea.
Maintaining its emphasis on homegrown films, the San Sebastian Film Festival has unveiled five Spanish productions joining fest opener "Obaba," from Spaniard Montxo Armendariz, in official…
Neal Moritz's Original Film and Benderspink are producing "Generation Gap," by Yoni Berkovits, for Columbia Pictures. Pic concerns two young cops, who stumble upon evidence that reopens an old case…
Casey Affleck will play the infamous Robert Ford in Warner Bros.' adaptation of Robert Hansen novel "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford."
Radar Pictures has bought an "Untitled New York Thriller Inspired by True Events" pitch from Ben Olson. As part of the deal, Radar also is coming aboard to produce Olson's script "Suffocate."
Paramount Pictures has set "Nip/Tuck" creator and exec producer Ryan Murphy to write and direct an adaptation of John Jeter's play "Dirty Tricks," with Meryl Streep starring as Martha Mitchell, the…
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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%