ShoWest is going arthouse. This year's annual exhibitor convention in Las Vegas will kick off with a new program, the ShoWest ShowCase: An Evening of Independent Film.
Chockablock with nods to Lynch and early De Palma, bleakly amusing thriller will appeal to specialty crowds, but is too arty and deliberately plotted to cross over as the next "Scream" machine…
"The Full Monty" is spawning its own genre of life-affirming comedies set in northern English cities: Tapestry Films and Kushner-Locke (K-L) have agreed to co-finance Nick Mead's "Swing," which stars…
Emil Sitka, a veteran character actor best known for his many roles with the Three Stooges, died Jan. 16 at St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo following a stroke he had suffered in…
Adding another interesting chapter to the revisionist history of women's contribution to WWII, David Leland's "The Land Girls" pays tribute to Britain's Women's Land Army, a unit composed of femmes…
After deliberating for two hours, the jury in the "Twister" plagiarism case concluded that plaintiff Stephen Kessler's claims were full of hot air.
Slamdance Grand Prize winner "Surrender Dorothy" is a disturbing, hard-edged tale of physical abuse and sexual aberration that pulls no punches. The psychologically wrenching film --- shot in…
Darin Spillman has been named VP of production at Trimark Pictures, overseeing the company's genre film activities. He joined Trimark this month after serving two years as VP of production at Roger…
We've had plenty of studies on the effects of stalk and slash pics on impressionable young minds. What about the effects of grisly exploitation on the filmmakers themselves and their forever in…
Molly Parker, who won a Canadian Genie award for her performance in "Kissed," has been cast in Egg Pictures' "Waking the Dead."
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$162.3M Disney -70.34%
Rio 22Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox -77.49%
Oculus3Daily:$946,007 Cumulative:$13.0M Relativity Media -64.44%