Studio execs interrupted the dog days of summer to engage in vigorous bidding battles for two talent-driven film projects.
Helmers Mark Allen and Neema Barnette and actor Robert Townsend took top honors at the sixth annual American Black Film Festival Awards at the Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami's South Beach.
The summer B.O. went into overdrive over the weekend thanks to the Jedi Knights' record-busting launch in Japan plus wow bows by "Men in Black II" in South Korea and Latin America, "Scooby-Doo" in…
The British Academy Film Awards will move to Feb. 8 in 2004, two weeks earlier than originally planned, if the Oscars switch to the end of February.
Revolution Studios has inked a deal with tyro scribes Bryan Sipe and Lorene Scafaria, snapping up their spec "Legend Has It" for low- against mid-six figures.
Columbia Pictures is returning to the vidgame well once more -- this time for "Return to Castle Wolfenstein."
In its first substantial fright foray since "The Blair Witch Project," Artisan Pictures will remake "Scanners," the 1981 David Cronenberg thriller best remembered for its exploding head finale.
With none of the fanfare that accompanied the first Project Greenlight title, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's Liveplanet Prods. today will wrap "Speakeasy," the second project to stem from its…
Beating out four other bidders, Miramax has paid around $5 million for "Eddie Griffin: Dis-Funk-Tional Family," a completed George Gallo-directed picture that was shopped by WMA, producers David…
Talk about a clash of the titans: Producers John Davis, David Giler, Lawrence Gordon, Walter Hill and Joel Silver have brought aboard "Resident Evil" helmer Paul Anderson to write and direct "Alien…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
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%