Members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. nixed changes in its bylaws that would have permitted Miramax Films' "Life Is Beautiful" to be eligible for a Golden Globe Award for best foreign film.
The recent choice of "The Grandfather" as Spain's submission for the foreign-language-film Oscar competition sees director Jose Luis Garci listed for the fifth time (he won in 1983 with "To Live…
Saying it needs more time to trim the fat from its porker, Universal Pictures has canceled Sunday's benefit preem of "Babe: Pig in the City." U representatives said the decision was necessitated by…
DreamWorks is in negotiations with the American Cinematheque to make the newly restored Egyptian Theatre its exclusive Hollywood engagement for "The Prince of Egypt" when the animated pic opens…
A pleasant cross-cultural comedy with just the right dose of mutual Franco-American joshing, "American Cuisine" follows the trajectory of a self-taught young cook from New York who apprentices with a…
Augmenting his existing first-look deal with Miramax Films, "Good Will Hunting" producer Lawrence Bender has inked a second-look deal with Fox 2000.
On the eve of the opening of a new Brooklyn arthouse, tensions are flaring among Gotham exhibitors of specialized film. At issue is the exclusivity to films typically claimed by exhibs.
Just in time to capitalize on the renewed interest in space travel, Cometstone Pictures plans to make a feature about the first man in space, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, who preceded even Alan…
Violinists Isaac Stern and Itzhak Perlman will play themselves in "50 Violins," which Wes Craven is currently directing for Miramax Films in Gotham.
Celebrated musicvid and commercials helmer Tarsem will direct the psychological thriller "The Cell" for New Line Cinema.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%