Playwright-screenwriter Mark Medoff ("Children of a Lesser God") makes a solid directorial debut with "Children on Their Birthdays," an unassuming, charming period piece based on Truman Capote's…
More-than-serviceable kidpic makes good use of real and mechanical pachyderms to whip up a boy's-own tale of a magical Dumbo loose in the 'burbs. Set in offbeat Saskatoon locations (unnamed in the…
"Surfacing" revisits the classic American drama of son vs. father with diminishing results. Applying no distinctive touch of his own, helmer R. Craig Zobel instinctively grasps that this is primarily…
The European Union will allow eight candidate countries to join its Media Program, which works to boost the competitiveness of the film industry.
Gallic media company Lagardere Wednesday denied reports that it was raising cash to finance the acquisition of Canal Plus.
Special effects maestro Richard Edlund has chosen Japan as the base for his expansion into the Asia-Pacific region.
When the going gets tough, the tough get together. That, at least, is the case of "Song for a Raggy Boy," a multi-multi-lateral co-production closed Monday at Cannes.
FilmFour has pre-sold the Walter Salles pic "Motorcycle Diaries" to Nippon Herald in Japan, BIM in Italy, Rosebud in Greece and Lusamundo in Portugal.
Pandora has completed a slew of presales on its psychological thriller "Tempting Pandora," lining up deals in 13 territories including France, Germany, Spain, Japan, Scandinavia and Korea.
Snapper Films, the New York and Helsinki-based production entity headed by Juha Wuolijoki, and Minnie Driver's production shingle Two Drivers Prods., have formed an alliance to co-produce…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%