“The Original Kings of Comedy” grossed $242,319 for the Oct. 13-15 weekend for a per-engagement average of $455, a 23rd place finish and a 59-day cume of $37,680,981. The information in Tuesday’s…
Chen Kaige's "Killing Me Softly," starring Heather Graham and Joseph Fiennes, has been sold to Pathe in the U.K. and Amuse Video in Japan.
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has tabbed "Gulag" and "Swedish Tango" as the feature winners at its Distinguished Achievement Awards for this year.
Cinema chain UCI announced Thursday that it was pulling out of a completed multiplex project for the second time this year.
Audiences around the world dined out on healthy helpings of horror, family adventure and coarse comedy last weekend -- mostly U.S.-branded but with a smattering of homegrown fare.
Christian Darren has sold "Wipeout," a spec set in the surfing world, to the Canton Co. in a mid- to high-six-figure deal. Matthew McConaughey is in talks to star and produce.
The Viennale's monthlong Hollywood retrospective has been dubbed "Blacklisted" this year, and the title has turned out to be all too appropriate. French filmmaker Agnes Jaoui, whose film "Le gout des…
Lions Gate Films Prods., the feature film unit of Lions Gate Entertainment, will fully finance Bill Paxton's $20 million-plus directorial debut "Frailty," to star Paxton and Matthew McConaughey…
The ninth annual Heartland Film Festival, which opens Wednesday and runs through Oct. 26 in Indianapolis, will highlight more than a dozen films that embody a philosophy of respect for positive life…
"Artemis Fowl," the children's book with "Harry Potter" overtones that has been touted as one of the hot properties at the Frankfurt Book Fair, has been taken off the market for both publishing and…
Penelope Spheeris is in final negotiations to helm Jaron Joel Curry's "Posers" for Miramax Films. The 27-year-old tyro scribe just made a low-six- against mid-six-figure deal for his comedic script…
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