Fox Searchlight Pictures has started shooting "Dreaming of Joseph Lees," its first British pic since "The Full Monty."
Connie Nielsen has signed to star opposite Kurt Russell in the Warner Bros. action thriller "Soldier." The film, directed by Paul Anderson and produced by Jerry Weintraub, starts production this…
LOW POINTS: Not to put too fine a point on it, but 1997 was a lousy year for Warner Bros.' theatrical business -- maybe the weakest in modern memory.
EXCLUSIVEUnited Artists has hired Bruce Vilanch to write "Birdcage II," the sequel to the hit 1996 Robin Williams/Nathan Lane comedy about a gay couple that pretends to be straight, which was itself…
Up-and-comers Matthew Lillard ("Scream"), Freddie Prinze Jr. ("I Know What You Did Last Summer"), Saffron Burrows ("Circle of Friends") and Elise Neal ("Scream 2") have enlisted to star in "Wing…
As expected, Warner Bros. and Polygram Filmed Entertainment have inked a three-year split-rights agreement to jointly finance and distribute motion pictures produced by Castle Rock.
The Mouse roared loudest again at overseas cinemas in 1997. Disney's Buena Vista Intl. has won the coveted prize of top-grossing studio outside North America for last year, racking up receipts of…
Laurence Fishburne's production company Cinema Gypsy has optioned "A Queer Kind of Death," the first of George Baxter's series of suspense novels featuring a black, gay detective, who would be played…
HIGH POINTS: The Walt Disney Co. was displaced as market share leader by the Sony Pictures Entertainment powerhouse lineup in 1997, but Disney still cobbled together a solid annum with two…
The holidays are over but it should be smooth sailing for some time for the unstoppable "Titanic," which has emerged from the record year-end moviegoing period with a tremendous $157.5 million cume.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%