Maury Chaykin, whose recent credits include "The Sweet Hereafter," "Mouse Hunt" and "Unstrung Heroes," has joined the cast of David E. Kelley's "Mystery Alaska" for Hollywood Pictures.
Warner Bros. is anticipating the millennium. The studio has purchased a pitch from writer Stu Zicherman for "Y2K," a thriller about computer bugs that send the modern world awry at the dawn of the…
Brett Harrelson ("The People vs. Larry Flynt") has signed to star opposite Robert Patrick ("Terminator 2: Judgment Day," "Cop Land") in Scott Spiegel's "Texas Blood Money," the sequel to Dimension…
Hollywood's fascination with Tibet has spread to Europe, where French producer Jacques Perrin (Costa-Gavras' "Z", Jean-Jacques Annaud's "Black and White in Color") has put together a multicompany…
Miramax has acquired distribution rights in several foreign territories to Brazilian director Walter Salles' Sundance premiere "Central Station" for a reported $1.2 million.
Dispelling the theory that white filmmakers can't provide an authentic, inside view of the African-American experience, Marc Levin's "Slam" is a landmark film that defies easy categorization. Part…
FROM SUNDANCETrimark Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to Offline Entertainment Group's dramatic competition entry "Slam," for $2.5 million. The gritty prison drama, which marks the feature…
British actor Ben Kingsley has been named jury president of the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22), festival officials announced Wednesday.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%