Due to what a source has called "insurmountable business differences," John McTiernan will not direct the Initial Entertainment Group/Miramax Films pic "Smoke and Mirrors."
In Adam Schroeder's first purchase since he began his first-look deal at Warners Bros. Pictures early this year, the producer has paid low-six figures for the spec "The Fraud Prince" from scribes Dan…
Universal-based Working Title Films has paid low- against mid-six figures to acquire tyro scribe Scott Kosar's spec script "The Machinist."
Francis Ford Coppola and Paramount Home Video are once again making movie lovers an offer they can't refuse: DVD versions of all three "Godfather" movies and nearly 3-1/2 hours of supplemental…
Miramax Films has signed Jet Li to star in an untitled action comedy in which he plays a Tibetan monk who wins a trip to Gotham and brings harmony to an inner-city neighborhood.
Mel Karmazin, president and chief operating officer of Viacom, has splashed some cold water on the overheated rhetoric of two top cable operators touting the potentially powerful growth of…
Following a fund blitz aimed at backing Hollywood product, high earning Teutonic investors will have the opportunity to invest in German-made film and TV projects.
Twelve film students from 10 U.S. universities were awarded prizes Sunday from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences during the 28th annual Student Academy Awards competish.
Former Polygram Film Intl. prexy Aline Perry has been named chief exec of U.K. film sales house the Sales Co.
The French box office, already up 10% on the same period last year, is set to get another boost from the Fete du Cinema, a promotion unveiled by French exhibs Friday.
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug1Daily: $6.2M Cumulative: $79.8M Warner Brothers / New Line -65.59%
Frozen2Daily: $1.6M Cumulative: $166.4M Disney -78.18%