Locus Holdings, an affiliate of a deep-pocketed computer telephone systems integrator of the same name, has acquired South Korea's premier film financier/distrib. A signing ceremony was held March 6.
Unspooling April 20-28, the Independent Feature Project/West Los Angeles Film Festival has selected 36 features and docus for its 2001 edition. Screenings will be held at the Directors Guild of…
Outfest executive director Steven Gutwilling announced Tuesday the nominees for the first Outfest Screen Idol Awards.
China's assurances that 20 imported films will be allowed to be released in that vast market each year on a revenue-sharing basis -- doubling the previous unofficial quota -- suddenly appear far from…
Julie Moran ("Entertainment Tonight"), Chris Connelly ("MTV News") and Jim Moret have been tapped to co-host "Countdown to the Oscars 2001" on ABC, preceding the 73rd Academy Awards.
Despite last year's near-worldwide B.O. slowdown and the financial straits of many exhibs, Australia's Television & Media Services believes the time is right to become one of the world's five largest…
The Film Consortium, one of the U.K.'s three lottery franchises, has upped its stake in arthouse pic sales agent the Sales Co. from 25% to 75%.
Rene Russo will star with Eddie Murphy and Robert De Niro in "Showtime," the Warner Bros./Village Roadshow Pictures comedy being directed by Tom Dey.
Jonathan Parker's absurdist update of "Bartleby" is surprisingly faithful to the spirit, if not the letter, of Herman Melville's 1853 novella about an under-achieving Wall Street copy clerk. Though…
Slowly but surely, legit homevideo distribs and merchants are gaining a foothold in a market that traditionally has been dominated by pirates.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%