Natasha Lyonne ("Slums of Beverly Hills") has inked to star in "Confessions of a Trickbaby" for the Kushner-Locke Co.
Good Machine Intl.'s "Happiness" remained on top of the exclusives roster for the second weekend.
When the ticket stubs were counted Monday morning, there was barely $60,000 separating the weekend's top two grossers, New Line's "Pleasantville" and Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic."
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
The Viennale could see guests making a mass exit from its closing party Wednesday night.
Indie production company GreeneStreet Films has formed a joint venture with Jones Apparel Group founder Sidney Kimmel and Longfellow Pictures' Andrew Karsch.
Writer-director Francois Girard's "The Red Violin," already screened at the Venice and Toronto festivals, nabbed two prizes at the 27th annual Montreal Intl. Festival of New Cinema and New Media.
The Canadian Film Centre will announce today the establishment of a biennial lifetime achievement award, whose first recipient is Norman Jewison.
Morgan Freeman is in line for the role of an older Nelson Mandela in the $23 million film about the South African president's life, producer Anant Singh said.
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Review: 'Examining the Life of the Private Investigator in Late 20th-Century America – Where's Marlowe?'
"Where's Marlowe?" started out as a prospective tube series; when that didn't pan out, Paramount and ABC gave helmer and co-scenarist Daniel Pyne funds to expand the pilot to feature length. Mix of…