"Big Daddy" marks a step forward for Adam Sandler, as well as a strategy to expand his audience. While the loyal male-teen aud core will not be disappointed with the spate of gags just for them…
Annette Bening will don cap and gown Saturday to deliver a keynote address to the grads of UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television.
Filmmaker Mark Illsley, whose "Happy, Texas" caused a bidding war at this year's Sundance Film Festival, is in talks to direct Paramount's "Male Pattern Baldness."
Filmmaker Michael Apted will receive the 1999 Intl. Documentary Assn. career achievement award Oct. 29. "Michael Apted has earned the respect of his peers for his willingness to tackle controversial…
Fox will fight another day -- execs have decided to move the Brad Pitt-Edward Norton drama "Fight Club" from its present Aug. 6 opening to a fall berth.
Continuing its buying spree, New Line Cinema has secured screen rights to Coerte Felske's Hollywood satire "Word," for Felske and Scott Rosenberg ("Con Air") to turn into a feature.
Warner Bros. has acquired Joe Quirk's 1998 novel "The Ultimate Rush" for Jorge Saralegui's production shingle, Material, to produce.
Director Giuseppe Piccioni's intimate drama "Not of This World" and Giuseppe Tornatore's existential epic "The Legend of the Pianist on the Ocean" took home the lion's share of prizes Wednesday at…
United International Pictures has picked up French theatrical rights to Guila Braoude's debut pic "Full Time Job" from Studio Canal Plus.
The cinematographers' local has set up a strike fund of several million dollars to prepare for what it predicts will be "difficult and contentious" negotiations between parent union IATSE and…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%