Scribe Bill Wheeler ("The Prime Gig") will adapt the Ira Berkow novel "The Man Who Robbed the Pierre" for Image Movers, "The Hoax" for Mutual Film Corp. and a biopic about blackjack legend Ken Uston…
Vittorio Storaro, who won Oscars for his work on "Apocalypse Now," "Reds" and "The Last Emperor," will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Society of Cinematographers.
For the first new Oscar category in two decades, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences board of governors has created a separate category for animated features, for which statuettes could be…
Chase Manhattan Bank has increased Los Angeles-based Initial Entertainment Group's revolving credit line to $135 million, continuing a three-year relationship between the two entities. Chase…
Patti Connolly has been promoted to exec VP of business affairs at Warner Bros. Pictures, with Dan Furie boosted to senior VP of business affairs at the studio and Pamela Kirsh moving into the…
Kirk D'Amico's Los Angeles-based sales and distribution outfit Myriad Pictures has acquired international distribution rights for the award-winning documentary feature "The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack."…
Imax, which put itself up for sale a couple of months ago, is caught in a stock market free fall as rumors circulate that the company can't find a buyer.
The French Directors and Producers Assn. (ARP) is using novel tactics to step up its fight against flat-rate monthly cinema passes sold by France's main exhibitors. As of today, they will grant free…
Overbrook Entertainment has tapped former Winkler Films veep SoYun Roe film exec and writer and producer Stacey Matthew TV division VP at the company, the production partnership of Will Smith and…
Future Film Group has acquired U.K. rights to Fred Schepisi's "Last Orders," which will be released through its distribution alliance with Metrodome.
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$34.5M Sony / TriStar -2.10%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$205.3M Disney -15.02%
Rio 23Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$79.6M Fox -28.13%