As a parting gesture, Ontario Premier Mike Harris announced plans late last week for a new film studio in Toronto, and added a little grease to the wheels bringing film tax credits to Canadian and…
Sony's "Panic Room" locked out 20th Century Fox's bowing "High Crimes" from the top spot in weekend box office rankings with a solid soph-sesh gross of $18.5 million.
Summertime, and the livin' is Sony. That's the envious tune many film bizzers have hummed for months now, a rightful ode to a slate that looks formidable on paper.
After years of promise and rhetoric, suddenly it's the Moment of Truth at Sony. Within a narrow three-month corridor, the studio will bring forth what is surely the most expensive, and expansive…
However tawdry the tale of Regent Entertainment's "Sordid Lives," the city of Palm Springs is celebrating the pic's longevity there.
The film business, unlike TV or music, can't rely on repeats. Ideas get recycled, of course, but films rarely click a second time theatrically.
If all goes according to plan, Japanese manga comic strip titles like "Initial D" or "GTO -- Great Teacher Onizuka," will soon be almost as ubiquitous in the States as they are on their home turf…
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye
Seattle filmmaker Paul Willis isn't sitting around whining about how hard it is to get financing for independent films. He's doing something about it -- finding coin for his contempo take on "Hedda…
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%