The allure of fame and fortune has drawn millions to Hollywood and spawned a veritable industry of books and movies about making it or not in the film industry. "L.A. Without a Map," based on Richard…
The eighth annual UCLA Extension Short Fiction Films Premiere Screening will unspool at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences on Wednesday.
The temptation is to lump Sam Raimi's first nongenre entry, "A Simple Plan," with the Coen brothers' "Fargo": Both are slices of life about outlandish crimes and Average Joe felons in over their…
Thesp Rip Torn has joined Al Pacino and Russell Crowe in the cast of Michael Mann's Touchstone pic about tobacco industry whistleblower Jeffrey Wigand.
Brad Anderson's "Next Stop, Wonderland" won the Grand Prix at the 24th Deauville Festival of American Cinema Sunday.
Kevin Spacey is in negotiations to star in "American Beauty," the DreamWorks black comedy scripted by Alan Ball that marks the film-directing debut of Sam Mendes.
Using the Venice Film Festival as a springboard, "Saving Private Ryan" launched its foreign campaign last weekend with dazzling debuts in the U.K., Brazil, Mexico and four other territories.
Paramount's new classics division kicked off the acquisitions derby at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival by picking up U.S., U.K. and other territorial rights to Tod Williams' directorial debut "The…
Writer-director Ron Shelton has teamed with indie producer Stephen Chin to form Shanghai'd Films, an independent finance and production company that will make low- to moderately budgeted films.
"Out of Sight" director Steven Soderbergh has assembled a 1960s-iconic cast for his next pic, Artisan Entertainment's "The Limey," comprising vets Peter Fonda, Terence Stamp, Lesley Ann Warren and…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$17.6M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$16.8M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$16.4M Warner Brothers / New Line