Few concrete conclusions were reached Monday in the AFM's look at "The Future of Feature Film Financing."
"Seinfeld" producing alums Alec Berg, Jeff Schaffer and Dave Mandel have scored a high six- against seven-figure deal from Disney for "Aftermath," a feature pitch with a premise that seizes on the…
The Freedom Film Festival, the American Cinema Foundation (ACF) and Karlovy Vary Film Festival's annual showcase of films from Eastern and Central Europe, kicked off its third outing Thursday night…
Pat Notaro, exec VP and general sales manager for Sony Pictures Releasing and a well-liked 30-year veteran of exhibition and distribution, died Sunday night of a heart attack. He was 52.
Some very familiar names are attached to the five independent features that will screen as part of the ShoWest Showcase series.
FROM AMERICAN FILM MARKETMiramax Films has closed a million-dollar deal for the film rights to tyro novelist David Liss' "A Conspiracy of Paper." Miramax director of development Jennifer Berman…
The golden physique, the bald pate, that modesty-protecting sword. Face it: Oscar wears the same thing every year.
To borrow the title from Mike Leigh's latest film, 1999 might be remembered as the year the movie business went topsy-turvy. In the past 12 months, films by Stanley Kubrick, Martin Scorsese, Oliver…
He stands 13-1/2 inches high, weighs 8-1/2 pounds and is plated with 24-karat gold. Oscar also is a priceless possession -- not just to those who take him home, but also to the nonprofit group that…
Stephen Gilula, one of the most prominent figures in indie film exhibition, has been tapped president of distribution at Fox Searchlight, a newly created post. Move completes a revamping of the…
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Frozen1Daily: $2.1M Cumulative: $136.3M Disney -79.13%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $500,820 Cumulative: $5.7M Relativity Media -58.71%