L.A.-based production outfit Halcyon Entertainment has paid high-five against mid-six figures to option the rights to Buddy Sheffield and Erin Ehrlich's script "The Seat Filler."
Special effects studio Digital Domain has upped C. Bradley Call to chief operating officer, a newly created post.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
Tim Burton's primates wrestled sneaky dinosaurs amid fierce competition in Japan last weekend while hot weather zapped the B.O. in most of Europe and "Bridget Jones's Diary" wowed Australian auds.
Universal is willing to take an R rating on "American Pie 2," but was forced to pull out of an agreement with a key promotional partner -- condom manufacturer Ansell Healthcare and its product…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
In a series of licensing deals, Turner Classic Movies has snagged rights to more than 43 movies, shorts and documentaries to add to its ever-expanding film library.
Wednesday is the deadline for submitting scientific and technical achievements for consideration for the 74th annual Academy Awards.
Independent Italian producer-distributor CDI, headed by Giovanni Di Clemente, has reached an exclusive deal with market leader Medusa for the latter to handle theatrical release of its lineup…
German film financier MBP Medien is launching a 10 million euro ($8.7 million) fund to finance TV projects from Hollywood producers Fred Weintraub and Tom Kuhn.