A retrospective for oddball helmer Ulli Lommel and the first postwar Afghan feature will be highlighted at the Hofer Filmtage festival, which kicks off Wednesday.
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em. That was the feeling permeating industry summit "European Union Expansion and the Film Industry: Challenges and Opportunities of EU Expansion into Eastern Europe,"…
Irish helmer Jim Sheridan's "In America" scooped the Grand Prize worth $29,000 at the 30th Flanders Intl. Film Festival in Ghent on Saturday.
Sogecable distribution house Sogepaq has taken worldwide rights to "Flying Saucers," a Spanish-lingo pic based on the true story of two Spaniards who planned to travel to Jupiter in the '70s.
Skeletal pirates, animated fish and a deified Jim Carrey have propelled Disney's Buena Vista Intl. to a company record and almost certainly spurred BVI to pole position in the majors' overseas B.O…
Lou E. Perez has founded production shingle Checkmate Entertainment.
Robert Duvall is set to star alongside Will Ferrell in the untitled kid soccer film Universal Pictures has set up for a January start date. Duvall plays a type-A coach whose intensity left his son…
Famke Janssen will star opposite Robert De Niro and Dakota Fanning in the 20th Century Fox's "Hide and Seek."
With "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" topping the weekend box office, producer Mike Fleiss is already plotting another killing -- along with two new film projects, a scripted half-hour pilot at the WB…
Morgan Creek Prods. has named Beth Babyak VP of development. Prior to joining Morgan Creek, Babyak served as a creative exec at Imagine Entertainment.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%