"Half Baked" is just that. This late-'90s update of the classic stoner comedy is a couple of hash brownies short of a satisfying cinematic picnic, with far too few comic highs during the bigscreen…
For its eighth year, Cinequest -- the San Jose Film Festival -- has again come up with an eclectic mix of indies, international pics, cult items, tributes and offbeat sidebars. Event runs Jan…
Seventh Art Releasing, the relatively young independent arthouse film distributor, has acquired U.S. rights to the film "Honey and Ashes" from Swiss-Tunisian director Nadia Fares at the Sundance Film…
"Titanic's" titanic launch in Italy and a fresh round of whirlwind bows by "Tomorrow Never Dies" kept foreign cinemas simmering last weekend.
TriStar Pictures' "Idle Hands," a teen horror pic that centers on a particularly wacked teenage dude, has swapped directors, with Damon Santos Stefanos in and Henry Selick out, Daily Variety has…
Village Roadshow Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights outside North America for MGM's upcoming thriller, "Disturbing Behavior."
Hot directors coming off major successes often follow up with quirky, more idiosyncratic pictures and so it is with the Coen brothers' follow-up to "Fargo." Spiked with wonderfully funny sequences…
Alliance Independent Films has acquired international rights in all media to American Spectrum entry "First Love, Last Rites," starring Giovanni Ribisi, Natasha Gregson Wagner and Robert John Burke.
TV talkshow gabber Larry King has leapt into the feature world with an option on the spec script "Meaner Than Hell: A Christmas Story" in partnership with NADM Entertainment.
Filled to the gills with slapstick humor, the improbably titled "Slappy and the Stinkers" could well have been sold as "The Little Rascals" meets "Free Willy."
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%