Carmike Cinemas Inc.'s screen-expansion program helped the exhibitor lift net profit 21.3% to $5.9 million, but Carmike execs said the earnings growth would have been much greater if film product had…
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 cumulative ratings of original movies on the Family Channel have fallen 8% so far in 1997. The number was wrong in Monday's story. * * * Billy Crudup will next appear in Warner Bros.' “Without…
MGM's Elisabeth Seldes is leaving her post as senior VP of production, but she'll stay attached to the stu-dio under an independent but exclusive contract to produce features for the MGM and UA units.
Brad Pitt has been offered to star in another Mandalay Entertainment project, "The Gambler," sources said.
Christopher Walken has been tapped to co-star in "Illuminata," the erotic farce set in 19th century Italy and penned by Brandon Cole and John Turturro. Sources said the deal closed late Friday.
Paramount Pictures and producers Gary Levinsohn and Mark Gordon's Mutual Film Co. have chosen a re-lease date and a new title for their Christian Slater/Morgan Freeman starrer, formerly known as "The…
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.
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.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen1Daily: $2.5M Cumulative: $138.8M Disney 20.11%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $588,587 Cumulative: $6.3M Relativity Media 17.52%