Dynamite debuts by "Armageddon," "The X-Files" and "Lethal Weapon 4" fueled another explosive frame at the foreign wickets.
The head of Russia's oldest studio, St. Petersburg-based Lenfilm, said its production had stopped entirely because of financing shortfalls, and the studio is threatened with closure.
HBO is introducing a new film and script competition: Martha's Flavor Fest, which will showcase issues and themes relevant to the African-American community, to be held Aug. 19-21 in Martha's…
Buoyed by the record-breaking success of "Titanic," film distribution revenue in Japan was up by 23.3% for the first half of 1998, compared with year-ago results, a Japanese financial daily has…
David Kuhn, the features and special issues editor of the New Yorker, is ankling to follow his former boss Tina Brown to Miramax Films.
Lawrence Kasdan's breakthrough pic about a reunion of college friends will be celebrating a reunion of its own on Nov. 6, when Columbia Pictures will re-release the pic for its 15th anniversary.
Canadian-based film and TV producer Telescene has optioned the feature film rights to Roy Johansen's upcoming debut novel, "The Answer Man," as well as the screenplay he originally wrote more than 11…
It was a dogfight at the box office over the weekend, but determined troops from DreamWorks' "Saving Private Ryan" took the hill ahead of Paramount's "Snake Eyes" and Dimension's "Halloween: H20"…
Actress-filmmaker Daphna Kastner's "Spanish Fly" marks a step backward from her debut romantic comedy,"French Exit." The tale of a woman researching a book on male machismo in Spain is a tad too…
Sandra Bullock will produce and join the cast of an indie pic tentatively titled "Gun Shy," which Buena Vista Film Sales will acquire as a negative pickup and sell for distribution internationally.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%