Miramax's horror sequel "Halloween: H20" scared up a razor-sharp $5.1 million Wednesday, topping the midweek box office, according to the minimajor. The modestly priced slasher pic knocked…
Hank Azaria, last trampled in "Godzilla," is in final talks to play the Blue Raja in "The Mystery Men" for Universal Pictures.
Four years after tax-shelter coin started pouring into Brazilian film, Latin America's biggest media player is finally making movies.
Flamboyant independent producer Eli Samaha has closed a credit facility with Imperial Entertainment Group worth $100 million.
"Saturday Night Live" regular Will Ferrell and Elaine Hendrix, currently onscreen in Disney's "The Parent Trap," will join Molly Shannon in the cast of Saturday Night Studios' "Superstar."
Film Four, the movie arm of U.K. web Channel 4, has signed a first-look deal with Damian Jones and Graham Broadbent's Dragon Pictures.
Paramount senior VP Tom Levine is in talks to segue into an exec role at Lorne Michaels' new Par-based, NBC-backed feature production entity. Michaels is putting together a new team to make movies…
HAL Films, the London-based company backed by Miramax, is joining Film Four to co-produce "Birthday Girl," the second pic from British writer/director Jez Butterworth.
Stephen Dillane and Kerry Fox, both last seen in "Welcome to Sarajevo," have taken the two main adult roles in "The Darkest Light," which marks the feature directing debut of "The Full Monty"…
Gameshow; VH1; Sat. Aug. 8, Sun. Aug. 9, 8 p.m.) Taped in Los Angeles by Columbia TriStar. Executive producer, Harry Friedman; producer, Lisa Finneran; co-producer, Gary Johnson; director, Kevin…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%