Party invitations follow the Oscar nominations as surely as the ballots. The nuance to this year's post-Oscar celebrating is how crowded the corner of Melrose and Robertson will be.
Devoting more resources to its growing restoration business, Technicolor has spun off operations, creating the Technicolor Film Restoration Co.
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).
Universal Studios confirmed Wednesday that it was retaining Polygram Filmed Entertainment's international distribution (Daily Variety, Feb. 10), the strongest signal yet that the studio intends to…
The Internet facilitates interpersonal exchange on a hitherto unthinkable, near-limitless scale -- but is that communication truly valuable, or an addictive trap for already-dysfunctional…
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…
The life and career of experimental cinema legend Stan Brakhage get a fascinating, if brief, overview in Jim Shedden's documentary portrait. Given that after nearly a half-century's work the subject…
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…
Warner Bros. has paid six figures for the spec script "Ton 80," with Madonna attached to star and produce under her Madguy banner.
Walt Disney Pictures will hail the new millennium by launching a large-format version of "Fantasia 2000" in Imax theaters around the world, Disney Motion Pictures Group chairman Dick Cook said…
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%