Regional film production centers are sprouting in Sweden, following the success of Trollhattan's Film i Vast, which will help produce 13 features, including Thomas Vinterberg's "It's All About Love"…
Momentum Pictures is on a roll. A year after Alliance Atlantis relaunched its U.K. distrib with a new name, a new partner (Germany's Kinowelt) and new management, Momentum is emerging as one of the…
As a barometer of the B.O. low pervading much of Europe, "Miss Congeniality" reigned in Germany for the fourth straight week, untroubled by rookies "Valentine" and Gallic import "The Crimson Rivers,"…
A vast, three-day media junket for "Lord of the Rings," including a 20-minute screening of footage and climaxing May 13 in a party at a "top-secret" chateau location -- known to all the Cannes locals…
If there's one company that could be called "the studio of summer," it's 20th Century Fox. Over the past six years, nearly 50% of Fox's annual box office take has come between Memorial Day and Labor…
Disney's interpretation of the "date which will live in infamy" is fact-based -- but not necessarily factual.
Michael Eisner was never comfortable with mega-budget pics like "Armageddon" in 1998, so he was in no mood to greenlight the $180 million pricetag for "Pearl Harbor" -- even if it did come with the…
It's J. Lo-a-go-go at Columbia Pictures. Jennifer Lopez, who is lensing Col's "Enough" for helmer Michael Apted, is now close to another Columbia deal: The actress will star as an FBI agent in the…
Writer/director Andrew Gurland has sold his pitch "Black and Blue" to Paramount-based Scott Rudin Prods in a deal worth $500,000. Gurland is also aboard to direct.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Weekend:$73.0M
Transformers: Age of Extinction
Transformers: Age of Extinction2Weekend:$16.5M Paramount Pictures
Tammy3Weekend:$12.9M Warner Brothers / New Line