Sacha Baron Cohen, John C. Reilly, Michael Clarke Duncan and Gary Cole are joining Will Ferrell in Sony's untitled NASCAR comedy, directed by Adam McKay.
DreamWorks is close to acquiring the film rights to Tom Clancy's videogame "Splinter Cell," with Daniel Pyne ("The Manchurian Candidate") attached to write the script.
Leonardo DiCaprio's production banner, Appian Way, has preemptively bought Sheldon Turner's pitch "In Dark Woods" for Appian and Graham King's Initial Entertainment Group to produce.
Universal Pictures has made a preemptive $600,000 against $1 million deal for "Dream House," a supernatural thriller spec by David Loucka.
Matthew McConaughey has discharged International Creative Management as his agency. Still unclear is where McConaughey may land, or whether he'll sign with an agent at all.
U.K. satcaster BSkyB has played down reports that it is planning a surprise move into the exhibition business through the acquisition of six multiplex theaters from U.S. private equity outfit…
As the summer season starts to wind down, four new releases hit theaters this weekend. Paramount is debuting "Four Brothers," Universal unveils "The Skeleton Key," Sony delivers "Deuce Bigalow…
Cinemaxx, Germany's second-biggest exhib, lifted its boycott on "Sin City" and "Herbie: Fully Loaded" on Thursday after pacting with Buena Vista Intl. on rental rates. Cinemaxx had nixed the pics due…
The world's oldest jobbing film director, Portugal's 96-year-old Manoel de Oliveira, will shoot a sequel to Luis Bunuel's tale of high-class prostitution, sadism and sexual liberation, "Belle de…
An eBay auction for tickets to the "40-Year-Old Virgin" premiere to benefit an L.A. homeless shelter turned into a fiasco after a movie blogger bid $4,050 for the tickets and then refused to pay.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%