Universal Pictures has optioned Bryan Burrough's nonfiction tome, "Dragonfly: NASA and the Crisis Aboard Mir" for Overbrook Entertainment, the production banner run by Will Smith and James Lassiter.
Albert Johnson, 74, former artistic director of the San Francisco Film Festival and popular lecturer on the cinema at the University of California at Berkeley and throughout the world, died Oct. 17…
Filmmaker Tom Shadyac has asked former Universal Pictures marketing mavens Buffy Shutt and Kathy Jones to take a key role in planning the marketing on his Robin Williams starrer, "Patch Adams."
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
A jolting bumper-car ride across five years of recent Yugoslav history through the story of two on-the-make teenagers, Srdjan Dragojevic's "The Wounds" plays at times like a Serbian "Trainspotting."…
The Israel Film Festival is gearing up for its 15th annual celebration.
Filled with entrancing, spectacular dance sequences, "Sun Bird" looks great. The trouble is that the drama surrounding the choreographed sequences is not nearly as captivating as the onstage…
Michael Gaston, who recently wrapped a role in Bruce Beresford's “Double Jeopardy” at Paramount, has joined the cast of Avenue Pictures' indie “Letters From a Wayward Son.” Gaston, who is repped by…
Filled with superficial characters, stock situations and remarkably unfunny lines, "Hair Shirt" is an almost entirely unsuccessful attempt to craft a modern-day screwball comedy.
Lexington Road Prods. has created a family-film production company, East of Doheny, which has two features in pre-production.
Director Peter Hyams is set to replace Marcus Nispel on Beacon Communications' supernatural thriller "End of Days," starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.