The emerging Singapore film industry is taking heart from the international B.O. success of Ang Lee's "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," with two new pictures targeted for pan-Asian auds due for…
To mark Gotham production and sales company Good Machine's 10th anniversary, the Dept. of Film and Video at the Museum of Modern Art is hosting a 10-day retrospective beginning Feb. 13.
Johnny Lew Fratto, son of Iowa mob boss Louis "Cock-Eyed" Fratto (a.k.a. Lew Farrell), has linked up with Merv Griffin Entertainment, which has optioned the right to make both a feature and a…
MICHAEL CRICHTON HAS LEFT KNOPF and sold his next two books to HarperCollins for $40 million. No details about the two books were available Tuesday, but the first will appear in 2002. Deal is among…
Beyond's crime drama "Chopper" scooped film, director (Andre Dominik) and actor (Eric Bana) at the annual Film Critics awards.
Director Ridley Scott, Oscar nominated for "Gladiator," will be honored with a seven-film retrospective at the Screening Room. The series kicks off Feb. 23 with his 1979 sci-fi film "Alien."
Director Brian De Palma has found a femme fatale for his pic of the same name, and she is Rebecca Romijn-Stamos.
Motion Picture Assn. topper Jack Valenti will be making the rounds at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival to bolster support for digital copyright protection, an issue on which the European Parliament…
Thesp Ben Stiller has been tapped to present at the 73rd Academy Awards in his first such Oscar appearance.
Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences were in a fightin' mood as two combat films, "Gladiator" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," paced the race for the 73rd annual Oscars, with…
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%