Actor-comedian Chris Farley, the rotund actor known for his tightly wound, boisterous comic characters, died Thursday, according to Chicago police. Farley, 33, was found dead in his apartment in the…
Strand Releasing of Santa Monica has acquired North American rights to Jesse Peretz's debut feature "First Love, Last Rites," which makes its U.S. premiere next month at the Sundance Film Festival.
"Kiss the Girls" star Ashley Judd has kissed goodbye the six-figure salary mark, scoring a low seven-figure payday to co-star with Ewan McGregor in the psychological thriller "Eye of the Beholder," a…
The fourth annual Slamdance Festival --- which, if not exactly an institution, is becoming more than merely upstart counter-programming to the concurrent Sundance Film Festival --- will deliver 10…
Silver Cinemas Intl.'s definitive agreement to acquire Landmark Theatres was announced Wednesday. The price of the 140-screen specialized circuit owned by Metromedia was a reported $65 million and…
Hot on the heels of the critical acclaim for his improvised road movie "Kiss or Kill," writer-director Bill Bennett has received the final go-ahead from Australia's Film Finance Corp. (FFC) to lense…
An uplifting ode to all that's still great, or at least moderately salvageable, about the USA, this talking-head road trip is a handy antidote to prevailing Generation Why cynicism. Blowup to 35mm…
After surviving two "Scream" films, actor David Arquette is in final negotiations to take his chances in Fox 2000's horror pic "Ravenous."
Lillian Disney, the widow of Disney founder Walt Disney and a prominent arts patron, died Tuesday night at her home in Los Angeles from complications following a recent stroke. She was 98.
Officials of the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22) announced eight entries for this year's Golden Bear competition Tuesday.
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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%