Furthering its reach into foreign-lingo fare, Buena Vista Film Sales has acquired all international rights outside Spain to Javier Fesser's feature debut, "P. Tinto's Miracle."
Continuing its rights-splitting spree, Universal Pictures has sold all international rights to its Denzel Washington thriller "The Bone Collector" to Sony Pictures.
Tim Roth, who made his directorial debut with the critically acclaimed "The War Zone," has joined with producer Dixie Linder to form a new London-based production company for Roth's future directing…
Screenwriter-director Frank Pierson, who won an Oscar for his script of "Dog Day Afternoon," will receive the Edmund H. North Award at the Writers Guild of America's 51st annual awards party Feb. 20.
Lisa Gooding has been upped to VP of development for Maple Palm Prods., the production company headed by comic thesp and former "SCTV" co-star Dave Thomas.
"How Stella Got Her Groove Back" landed three top prizes -- including one for best movie -- at the 30th annual NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena.
Warner Bros. got a sweet Valentine's Day present as a wave of romance-minded viewers carried its Kevin Costner starrer "Message in a Bottle" to an estimated $19.1 million four-day tally.
Miramax's "Shakespeare in Love," which expanded into wide release Friday, enjoyed a major B.O. boost over the weekend from its 13 Oscar noms. With a few notable exceptions, other multiple-nom pics…
Director Mimi Leder ("Deep Impact") will receive the 1999 Franklin J. Schaffner Alumni Medal from the American Film Institute.
Moviegoers across the country this week will view a trailer touting the Oscar telecast on March 21.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%