In his first movie role since "Billy Elliot," teenage Jamie Bell has started shooting the untitled war project for debut writer-director Michael J. Bassett.
France is submitting Jean-Pierre Jeunet's whimsical hit "Amelie" as its candidate for best foreign-language film at the next Oscars.
Julia Roberts will star in Revolution Studios' "Mona Lisa Smile," which will begin filming next spring in an unspecified East Coast city.
Fox has connected with writer-producer Alan Zweibel ("The Story of Us") on comedy pitch "Barbarians at the Plate" in a low- against midsix-figure deal.
Intermedia has put the German rights to its slate back on the market after agreeing to terminate its output deal with Helkon, resolving a bitter dispute that stretches back more than a year.
Fine Line Features has upped Alexandra Rossi to vice president of European acquisitions and production. Rossi will remain based in the U.K., reporting to prexy Mark Ordesky and senior veep of…
Paramount Classics has acquired North American distribution rights to Paul McGuigan's "The Reckoning" as part of a multiterritory deal.
Lone Scherfig's "Italian for Beginners" and Jan Sverak's "Dark Blue World" have been chosen to represent Denmark and the Czech Republic, respectively, as contenders for this year's Oscar for best…
Lions Gate Intl. has picked up foreign sales rights, excluding Canada, for the action-thriller "Framed."
In a near-seven-figure deal, which comes with a significant P&A commitment, IFC Films has acquired all North American rights to writer-director Rose Troche's "The Safety of Objects."
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%