In keeping with its habit of shelling out big bucks for talent, Universal Pictures has offered Michelle Yeoh $1 million to star opposite Martin Lawrence in the buddy action/comedy "Confucius Brown,"…
Australia's Hoyts Cinemas unveiled plans Wednesday develop 300 screens in four Latino markets following its entry into Mexico and Chile.
The Empire State Development Corp., with the help of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, has published a comprehensive guide to the tax advantages of filming in New York.
Russia's willingness to combat piracy appears to be assuming higher priority on government agendas, with a meeting between Russian Prime Minister Victor Chernomydrin and Jack Valenti, chairman and…
This follow-up to the 1994 original "The Swan Princess" is a tepid animated musical that will prove only a passable time-killer for even the smallest fry. OK from a pictorial point of view, very…
Kiel-based production company Achterbahn AG, which holds the rights to the comic book character Werner, plans to produce the third Werner animated pic on its own.
A tony cast of British character actors get a good workout in "Remember Me?," a well-scripted and confidently played comedy of manners that stays just this side of door-banging farce.
Paramount's "Kiss Me Guido" embraced the top slot on the exclusives roster on its first date.
Billy Crudup, who made his film debut in Barry Levinson's "Sleepers," will star with Woody Harrelson in Stephen Frears' "HiLo Country" for Polygram's Working Title Films.
Miramax's Dimension label has sealed a two-picture deal with the comedy-writing team of Craig Mazin and Greg Erb, based on a pitch the company just acquired in a pre-emptive strike for what sources…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media