Rebecca Heller has been named director of development at ChickFlicks, the production company established last year by Sara Risher, former production prexy at New Line Cinema.
Documeister Michael Moore is negotiating with Studio Canal to direct and co-write an animated movie that will bear similarities in tone and sentiment to Moore's best-seller "Stupid White Men."
Bookstores will be piled to the rafters next year with books about jailed CEOs, shady accounting practices, and other business and government scandals.
Miramax Films has hired John Polson to direct "Fear Itself," a loose remake of Sam Peckinpah's controversial 1971 drama "Straw Dogs."
Writers Guild of America West prexy Victoria Riskin has strongly endorsed anti-piracy efforts in the new digital frontier by MPAA chief Jack Valenti and studios.
Oregon-born documaker James Longley has boiled down three months of shooting and 70 hours of video material into a chilling docu showing everyday life in the Gaza Strip. His hand-held camera takes…
Production company Cornerstone Animation has acquired rights to the comicbook "Meridian," a coming-of-age adventure about the youthful leader of a mythical island who is struggling against her evil…
Hard-working thesp Vince Colosimo was named Australian Star of the Year at Tuesday's opening night of the Australian Intl. Movie Convention.
Bavaria Film has sold U.K. and Swiss rights to Danish box office hit and Locarno contender "Okay."
Gerard "Gerry" Butler has gone from escaping tombs to raiding them. Thesp who toplined Dimension's "Dracula 2000" and, more recently, Paramount Pictures' "Timeline," will next star opposite Angelina…
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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%