New Line has made a deal worth about $3 million for the writing and directing services of Andrew Niccol on "River Road," his new spec script. The writer-director of "Gattaca," Niccol also penned "The…
Barry Levinson goes deep with "Liberty Heights," and the result is a grand slam. Summoning up boyhood memories of the '50s for his fourth "Baltimore picture" and infusing them with mature and pointed…
In what may be its most controversial list yet, the American Film Institute's next CBS special will count down the 100 funniest films of the century.
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The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Artisan Entertainment Tuesday announced a financing deal that could provide up to $600 million over the next three years for film production and advertising.
While Jodie Foster may cringe at the portrayal of FBI agent Clarice Starling in Thomas Harris' novel "Hannibal," the Oscar winner has not refused to take on Starling in the sequel to "The Silence of…
Helmer Jonathan Demme's Universal-based Clinica Estetica Prods. had optioned Susan Orlean's nonfiction tome "The Orchid Thief," first published by Random House in January -- and had shopped around…
MTV Films has purchased the spec script "Fothermuckers" penned by first-time feature writer Shaina Carol, who will be paid a low-six- against mid-six-figure sum.
Nicolas Cage's Saturn Films has optioned tyro scribes Greg Small and Richard Blaney's spec script "Chain."
In recruiting new partners to help finance their films, the multinational Hollywood corporations are inadvertently effecting some important changes in the financial landscape of show business.
A paucity of hot new releases took some of the sheen off the overseas B.O. at the weekend, although "The Sixth Sense's" continued winning run plus dandy debuts by "Blue Streak" and "Big Daddy"…