The National Film Preservation Foundation on Tuesday announced a $200,000 grant to produce three DVDs of rarely seen films, with the list of candidates ranging from footage of the 1906 San Francisco…
The mythical Canadian monster in a film being shot in New Zealand was renamed after local Maoris warned a Canuck Indian tribe that the story might be disrespectful to their legends.
Columbia Pictures has sold its hit thriller "Panic Room" in a shared window to CBS and Turner's TBS/TNT for a license fee that could soar above $20 million, depending on its final domestic box office.
Dude, you're a star. Twentieth Century Fox is in final negotiations to ink producers Gil Netter and Wayne Rice and original scribe Philip Stark for a sequel to 2000's "Dude, Where's My Car?"
Disney has paid seven figures to pick up Douglas Carter Beane's script "Skinner's Eddy" with choreographer-cum-helmer Adam Shankman ("The Wedding Planner") attached to direct for producer Hyde Park…
Harold Ramis is negotiating to direct "Let's Make Friends," a Larry Levin-scripted comedy about male bonding that is being produced by De Line Pictures for Paramount.
Miramax Films has inked for worldwide rights to "Comedian," a documentary about Jerry Seinfeld's year on the road doing standup gigs after "Seinfeld" ended.
The Sundance Channel has bought seven movies from Zeitgeist Films, an independent movie distributor, and landed the first pay TV window to a pair of United Artists pics: "No Man's Land," which won…
Director-producer Barbet Schroeder, whose counterculture opus "More" was presented at the 1969 Cannes' Intl. Critics Week, will be "godfather" to the 41st edition of the fest's oldest sidebar.
The Tribeca Film Festival has added special screenings of Warner Bros. releases "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood" and "Insomnia." Event, running May 8-12, will unspool 24 narrative and feature…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%