Will families flock to the nearest megaplex to see the adventures of Dorothy and Toto this weekend? Or will they decide "there's no place like home" when it comes to viewing "The Wizard of Oz"?
Walt Disney has acquired the North American distribution rights to Bruce Willis' "Breakfast of Champions."
Sara Gilbert, who played the wise-cracking daughter on "Roseanne," has inked to co-star in 20th Century Fox's "Light It Up" and to star in and produce two TV skeins, "Even the Losers" for MTV Prods…
MR Film is producing Europe's first Imax picture, "The Wonder of the White Horses." The film traces the history of the famous Lippizzan horses and Vienna's 400-year-old Spanish Riding School.
The 49th Berlin International Film Festival (Feb. 10-21) is dedicating its annual retrospective to the films of Hollywood director and producer Otto Preminger, the festival announced Wednesday.
Quadra Entertainment has revamped its long-gestating futuristic actioner "The Mutant Chronicles" as a high-powered European co-production under the helm of Roger Christian ("Nostradamus").
FROM MIFED"The Fifth Element" director Luc Besson has teamed with fellow French helmers Mathieu Kassovitz ("Hate") and Jan Kounen ("Dobermann") to form the new L.A.-based production company 1B2K.
New Yorker Films has acquired U.S. rights to Mohsen Makhmalbaf's "The Silence" and Robert Lepage's "No," which both screened at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
Paramount-based Mandalay Pictures has acquired Ann Lewis Hamilton's spec script “Near in Blood” for a six-figure against high-six-figure sum. “Clay Pigeons” helmer David Dobkin is attached to direct…
Columbia Pictures has signed an agreement to distribute the Square Co.'s computer-animated "Final Fantasy: The Movie." Production on the fully digitized computer-generated film is under way at…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line