The once-mighty Nippon Film Development and Financing (NDF) fund is getting a new lease on life. Through a new company called the Omega Project, execs behind the old NDF are hoping to restore the…
It was hard enough for Hollywood to admit it has a piracy problem. Now showbiz has to face the fact that the problem is almost impossible to stop.
Kept aloft almost entirely by "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones" and "Spider-Man," the B.O. in many markets deflated last week, despite generally muscular holds by both juggernauts. Some…
Winner of the Berlin Film Festival's children's film prize earlier this year, "Scars" is a good-hearted, intelligent pic aimed at pre-adolescents. It's a film in the best tradition of Scandi…
"Nada+" is nothing much. A cartoon-like jibe at Cuban bureaucracy centered on one woman's eccentrically romantic subversion of it, this first feature by Juan Carlos Cremata Malberti attempts to make…
All that runaway production hasn't come back yet. The attraction of subsidized feature film production outside the United States has led to losses for the U.S. economy of $4.1 billion and 25,000 jobs…
POST-MEMORIAL DAY BLUES Percent drop after memorial day weekend Last weekend set a record for the Memorial Day frame with $200 million in total grosses. But history shows the following weekend…
"Elling," the 2001 Norwegian Oscar nom for foreign-language film, will be remade in English thanks to Kevin Spacey, whose Trigger Street Prods. has optioned the rights.
Gaylord Films has signed Christopher Bertolini, who adapted "The General's Daughter," to write "White Out," based on the upcoming novel by former New York Police Officer Jerry Speziale. Antoine Fuqua…
After more than a decade of silence, "Indiana Jones" will be cracking his famous bullwhip on the bigscreen once again. Frank Darabont has been offered the job of writing the fourth installment of the…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%