In ruling that Napster violated copyright laws, a federal appeals court on Monday handed Hollywood's studios some high-caliber ammo to use in their battle to control the distribution of movies over…
If Cannes topper Gilles Jacob picked horses instead of films, he'd have to spend most of his time counting his winnings: The top two films plus 11 of the 18 runners-up in a new French movie poll…
A hopeless sibling standup duo finds the road to fame comes paved with "dirty" words in "The Bleep Brothers." Attenuated comedy's stab at "Dumb & Dumber"-style silliness is undercut by a sugary…
Lions Gate Releasing has acquired U.S. theatrical distribution rights to "Liam," a critically hailed drama directed by Stephen Frears. A summer 2001 release is planned.
Spike Lee protege Lee Davis makes an impressive debut with "3 a.m.," an ensemble piece tracing NYC cab drivers over 36 hours' course. Offbeat, feature is a bit too much the mood piece to court…
A remarkable career in activism is methodically traced in "Ralph Bunche: An American Odyssey," vet documentarian William Greaves' portrait of the late U.S. statesman/scholar. Important but…
Early risers on Tuesday can track the nominations for the 73rd annual Academy Awards online via Daily Variety's Web site.
In a 1933 trial, French courts ruled that two housemaids, having killed their employer and her daughter, were guilty of premeditated murder. Julie-Marie Parmentier and Sylvie Testud are eerily…
Day-and-date with its explosive domestic launch, "Hannibal" scared the living daylights out of Italian audiences, notching what appears to be the biggest opening weekend for a U.S. film in the local…
Norwegian actress and director Liv Ullmann will head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival, replacing Jodie Foster who pulled out earlier this month, organizers said on Sunday.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%