Management-production banner Joel Stevens Entertainment has inked a first-look pact with Elie Samaha's Franchise Pictures to produce up to three films per year in the $5 million to $25 million…
Jason Hightman, who made a major splash two years ago as a rookie screenwriter when he sold the spec "World War III" to Columbia Pictures for $500,000 against $1.3 million, has sold a pitch to Mark…
New Line on Wednesday began a series of auctions, selling off memorabilia from several of its pics -- "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me," "Rush Hour," "Boogie Nights," "Spawn," "Blade," "The…
After a lackluster first semester, French moviegoing got a boost this week as 4.3 million tickets were sold across the country during the Fete du Cinema (June 27-29). The figures mark an all-time…
A pair of casting moves fills the roles and costumes equally well, as 20th Century Fox is close to a deal with Halle Berry to star as Storm and has inked Rebecca Romijn-Stamos to take on Mystique in…
Twentieth Century Fox has blocked plans by leading U.K. cinema chains for nonstop, 24-hour screenings of "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace."
Denise Richards and Luke Wilson will star in the romantic comedy "The Third Wheel," which begins shooting July 13 in Los Angeles for Pearl Street Prods., HSI Entertainment and Tomorrow Films.
Neverland Films ("Drowning Mona") has purchased Robert Weinbach's feature "Jitterbug," which the company will co-produce with Weinbach's Cyclone Prods.
The heat was on at the seventh edition of St. Petersburg's Festival of Festivals, running June 23-29, as Russia's northern capital sweltered under unseasonable, tropical weather.
Gotham-based Open City Films, the production house behind Tony Bui's Sundance fave "Three Seasons," has optioned "A Dangerous Liaison," the 1993 tell-all by Baroness Sheri de Borchgrave.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%