Lions Gate Films has purchased Abel Ferrara's "New Rose Hotel" and has skedded a limited U.S. theatrical release under its Avalanche banner beginning Oct. 1.
Oscar-nominated helmer Majid Majidi won his second Grand Prix of the Americas at the Montreal World Film Festival on Monday night, marking the first time in the fest's history that a filmmaker has…
"The Cider House Rules" represents one of the most successful attempts yet at filming the work of popular American novelist John Irving, whose colorfully larger-than-life characters and eccentric…
British comedy writer Ben Elton has secured a female lead for his feature helming debut “Maybe Baby.” Joely Richardson joins Hugh Laurie (“Peter's Friends”) in the romantic comedy also scripted by…
Continuing its longstanding relationship with Woody Allen, Cecchi Gori has acquired the Italian distribution rights to "Sweet and Lowdown," the filmmaker's current Venice Film Festival screener.
Woody Allen is in a mellow mood with "Sweet and Lowdown," the fictionalized biopic of a supposedly legendary American jazz guitarist of the 1930s. Offering the filmmaker a wonderful showcase for…
Just when you thought you'd heard the last of Austin Powers, New Line Home Video said it plans to spend $20 million to push "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" as a DVD and VHS sell-through title…
As Cary Woods' Independent Pictures marks its official festival debut with two noncompetition pics in the Venice Film Festival, the Gotham banner is moving forward on its future slate, inking Sean…
Ten years and four features after the film that put her on the map, Jane Campion returns to the freewheeling style and idiosyncratic humor of "Sweetie" in perhaps her most challenging work to date…
Paramount Classics announced it has acquired North and Latin American rights to Patrice LeConte's "The Girl on the Bridge," although the actual deal was completed prior to the festival.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%