First Look Media has acquired worldwide sales rights excluding Japan and Thailand to Oxide Pang's "The Tesseract" and to Simon De Selva's "Lethal Dose."
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired distribution rights in the U.S. and other key English-language territories for director Istvan Szabo's "Being Julia," with Annette Bening, Jeremy Irons and…
Gotham and L.A.-based arthouse distrib Wellspring has acquired worldwide rights, excluding North America, to hip-hop mogul Damon Dash's "Death of a Dynasty" and will launch its world sales campaign…
The renaissance of theatrical documentaries has been given a further boost by the launch of the World Documentary Fund, a ground-breaking new partnership between the National Film Board of Canada…
It could have been worse. The SARS virus has resulted in a relatively small number of no-shows in Cannes from the Asian territories most affected by the killer disease.
Formality and tradition were the watchwords as the 56th annual Cannes Film Festival opened Wednesday with a burst of "Fanfan" fanfare.
"Fanfan la Tulipe" star Penelope Cruz and boyfriend Tom Cruise won't take the red-carpet trip up the Palais steps for the opening-night gala at the 56th Cannes Film Festival until tonight, but the…
Sandra Bullock and Ralph Fiennes have committed to star in Neil LaBute's "Vapor" for London-based Renaissance Films. The pic, budgeted just below $30 million, is based on Amanda Filipacchi's novel…
"Hardball" helmer Brian Robbins is returning to the baseball diamond again, this time to helm "Fever Pitch" for Fox 2000 Pictures. Pic is a remake of the FilmFour pic, a 1997 British adaptation of…
Fortissimo Film Sales has signed to represent Andrew Jarecki's Sundance award-winner "Capturing the Friedmans" for international distribution and is offering the docu feature to buyers at the Cannes…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%