Actor and producer Gabriel Byrne has renewed the first-look film deal for his Plurabelle Films outfit with Phoenix Pictures.
Superb bows by "Saving Private Ryan," "Dr. Dolittle" and "The Truman Show" plus classy foreign preems by Polygram's costumer "Elizabeth" highlighted another crackerjack weekend at cinemas overseas.
Fox Searchlight's "The Impostors" stole the top slot on the exclusives roster during its first outing.
John Hurt, Philip Baker Hall, Elias Koteas, Leslie Stefanson, John Diehl and W. Earl Brown have joined the cast of New Line Cinema's "Lost Souls."
Illeana Douglas will star opposite Kevin Bacon in "A Stir of Echoes," the film written and directed by David Koepp for Artisan Entertainment.
Lincoln-Mercury's first-ever movie marketing partnership -- with "The Rugrats Movie" -- has begun with television commercials for the new Mercury Villager minivan.
Fredro Starr ("Ride," "Sunset Park") has joined Forest Whitaker, Usher, Vanessa L. Williams and Rosaria Dawson in "Light It Up" for Fox 2000 and Edmonds Entertainment.
"Felice ... Felice ...," Peter Delpeut's tale of a globetrotting photographer in turn-of-the-century Japan, walked away with a Golden Calf, Holland's version of the Oscar, for best picture at this…
Trimark Films has picked up U.S. rights to "Lulu on the Bridge," novelist Paul Auster's solo feature directorial debut, for a low- to mid-six figures.
Simon Shore's gay coming-of-age comedy "Get Real" was quite a smash at Dinard's ninth Festival of British Cinema.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%