The German federal film board on Tuesday released a modest set of industry figures for 1998, showing box office revenues were up by 9% to DM1.600 billion ($940 million).
Climbing aboard its first new project since forming last October, Destination Films has announced it will link with U.K.-based Gullane Pictures on a musical theatrical feature version of the hugely…
Dominic Sena, who helmed the Brad Pitt starrer "Kalifornia," has inked to direct Nicolas Cage in "Gone in 60 Seconds" for producer Jerry Bruckheimer at Disney.
Japanese studio Nikatsu said Wednesday that it will produce a movie about a sword-slinging gangster based on a screenplay by famed, late Japanese directors Akira Kurosawa and Keisuke Kinoshita.
Thanks to a $550,000 gift from a Delaware banker, NYU's Tisch School of the Arts will fund feature-length films by two of its alums each year for the next three years.
Warner Bros. has paid six figures for the spec script "Ton 80," with Madonna attached to star and produce under her Madguy banner.
Since it's illegal in Nevada (the only state where you legally can bet on sports) to wager on balloted measures, Daily Variety looked to Britain's Ladbrokes betting shop for the posted odds on the…
Now basking in the critical adoration of its Italian WWII pic "Life Is Beautiful," Miramax Films is revisiting the Big One, having struck a deal for the feature rights to Major Damon "Rocky" Gause's…
Dimension Films has picked up its second "Scream" genre spoof spec in the last four months with a plan to merge the two projects into one wacky hijinks-style film under the helm of Keenen Ivory…
Seventh Art Releasing has acquired theatrical rights to Jonathan Stack and Liz Garbus' documentary "The Farm: Angola, USA," winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival and…
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%