After years of web-spinning and legal wrangling, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Marvel Enterprises have signed an agreement that will allow them to jointly launch a Spider-Man franchise for film and…
DreamWorks has picked up an untitled comedy pitch by writers Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi that will be developed as a starring vehicle for "Rush Hour" star Jackie Chan.
Luminous foreign preems by "Patch Adams" and lusty debuts by "Shakespeare in Love," "You've Got Mail" and "The Thin Red Line" juiced the foreign B.O. last weekend.
Brit-focused "Shakespeare in Love" and "Elizabeth" predictably dominated the nominations for this year's British Academy (BAFTA) Film Awards, with 16 and 12 nods apiece.
A staid and uneventful American Film Market received an injection of drama Monday afternoon when a Loews Hotel security guard performed a citizen's arrest on Seven Arts Pictures prexy Peter Hoffman.
Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan promised to help keep film production in L.A. through an easier permit process and tax incentives for production companies, especially those producing pics budgeted…
Miramax's Dimension Films label has acquired worldwide rights to "O," an updated teen version of "Othello," for $4 million plus a $10 million P&A commitment.
Eighties rock icon Billy Idol will provide the lead voice in Sceneries Entertainment's animated feature "Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K. 2."
The Chicago Film Critics named "Saving Private Ryan" best picture at the 11th Chicago Film Critics awards ceremony at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Chicago.
On the week of its first anniversary, Paramount Classics acquired its second film in seven days, landing domestic rights to "Company Man," the Intermedia comedy co-directed by Doug McGrath ("Emma")…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%