Miramax Films has closed a deal worth mid-six figures to acquire the film rights to John Saul's New York Times paperback bestseller "The Right Hand of Evil," which will be adapted and produced under…
An apprentice hairdresser on the cusp of 16 is determined to lose her virginity in "Other Girls," a modest yet convincingly handled first film that incorporates justified adolescent angst while…
Jim Carrey has answered the call of director Joel Schumacher and Fox 2000 and is negotiating to star in "Phone Booth," the drama about a man who picks up a ringing phone and is told he'll be shot if…
Finally getting a cinema release in Australia after a year on the shelf (pic was on offer in the 1999 Cannes market), "Muggers" emerges as a fresh, funny black comedy with something to say about…
Producer-recording artist Kenneth "Babyface" Edmunds and his wife Tracey will produce the music for Universal's "Josie and the Pussycats."
Miramax Films said Monday it has appointed former Universal Studios exec Bahman Naraghi exec VP of finance and operations, overseeing all aspects of the company's finance, accounting and human…
The digital distribution of films is expected to take a major historic step forward today as 20th Century Fox and Internet equipment giant Cisco Systems Inc. distribute "Titan AE" from Los Angeles to…
Director Tim Burton is the winner of the inaugural Maui Film Festival's Silversword Award for "imagination and creativity in film making."
Stepping into the production game, actor Michael Rapaport ("Small Time Crooks") has formed Release Entertainment, together with former development exec Michael Lindenbaum, to create a slate of films…
Julie Corman, prexy of Trinity Pictures, has been named chair of NYU's Graduate Film and Television Department in the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television.
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media