Universal Pictures has moved its costly action pic "Virus" out of August and into the first quarter of 1999, leaving the studio without a major summer release.
As its 75th Anniversary Festival of Classics continues a successful tour of the nation's major cities, Warner Bros. has created a new classics division to make the rest of its 6,000-title library…
Michael Clarke Duncan is segueing from helping to save the world in "Armageddon" to saving Tom Hanks in Castle Rock Entertainment's "The Green Mile."
Meg Ryan has committed to star for director Diane Keaton in "Hanging Up," a Columbia film about three sisters written by Nora and Delia Ephron from a semiautobiographical novel penned by the latter…
James Pentecost, who produced Disney's "Pocahontas," has reupped and restructured his exclusive deal with the Mouse House for another three years, Disney announced Thursday.
"The Mask of Zorro" stands as a pointed riposte to those who say they don't make 'em like that anymore. The return of the legendary swordsman is well served by a grandly mounted production in the…
Richard Gere and Julia Roberts will reteam for the first time since the B.O. hit "Pretty Woman" in the Lakeshore-Interscope production "Runaway Bride" for Paramount Pictures.
If it's the Oscar show, it must be Sunday. That's the decree of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, in an announcement that had been expected for months (Daily Variety, Feb. 10).
MGM has abruptly pulled the plug on Norm Macdonald's "Ballbusted" after lackluster returns from the debut of "Dirty Work," sources said.
Fox 2000 has paid a low six-figure sum for "Here on Earth," a romantic drama pitch by Michael Seitzman for Friendly Prods.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%