Dean Wright, a visual effects producer for more than a decade, has signed on as director of production at Dream Quest Images, the Disney-owned feature film visual f/x studio.
Indie maven Steven Soderbergh will direct crime thriller "The Limey" for Artisan Entertainment, the company announced Wednesday.
Polygram Filmed Entertainment is joining with BBC Films to co-finance "Snarl Up," which Michael Winterbottom will direct.
Newly launched indie distrib Advanced Filmveleih will bring four pics to German cinemas by the end of this year. Advanced's 1998 slate includes David Caffrey's "Divorcing Jack," Alex de la Iglesia's…
Actress Shelley Winters will receive the Hollywood Film Festival's lifetime achievement award at the fest's second annual awards dinner, to be held Aug. 10 at the Beverly Hilton.
Continuing its push into the international theatrical market, box office tracking company ACNielsen EDI has opened offices in Mexico City and Sydney.
DreamWorks has paid mid-six against a potential seven figures for film rights to Sega arcade game "The House of the Dead" as a directing vehicle for Jesse Dylan.
Less than two months after reports surfaced that former Island Pictures president Mark Burg would join Chris Blackwell's Palm Pictures, the deal has fallen apart.
The concept must have looked great on paper: remake and contemporize Hugh Lofting's "Doctor Dolittle" with Eddie Murphy and state-of-the-art tech wizardry from Jim Henson's Creature Shop. But the…
DreamWorks has put the Dean Parisot-helmed old-timer heist pic "The Crew" into turnaround over casting differences, sources said Tuesday.
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%