Sheri Halfon has segued to Cary Brokaw's new Avenue Pictures as senior VP and CFO, having served as VP for finance and administration at its bankrupt predecessor, Avenue Entertainment.
Some of Australia's independent exhibitors are again criticizing U.S. studio-based distribs about alleged unfair trading practices, principally the increasing use of so-called no-share policies.
A French company has sued De Laurentiis Entertainment Group Inc. and Carolco Pictures Inc. for allegedly selling rights to three films that had already been granted to others.
LONDON--A chilling look at state execution procedures, Missouri-style, "The Execution Protocol" looks sure to raise debate on webs tough enough to take it. Morally confrontational pic is also a…
J2 Communications and a joint venture that includes director Ivan Reitman have filed separate lawsuits charging that producer Matty Simmons improperly diverted at least $ 8 million in residuals.
The motion picture industry's gamble of scheduling fewer holiday releases this year in hopes of bigger grosses and enhanced profits seems to be paying off.
"The Crying Game" belied its name over its opening weekend for distributor Miramax Films, opening with $ 34,778 at Gotham's Loews Columbus Circle and $ 25, 435 at the Angelika Film Center. "Game"…
Feature film title designer Wayne Fitzgerald has joined Hollywood graphic design studio Pittard/Sullivan Design as a partner.
ALL RIGHT, WHOOPI: While she may have been paid only about $ 2.5 million to star in "Sister Act," Whoopi Goldberg is getting a little over $ 6.5 million for the sequel, according to knowledgeable…
Director-producer Arthur Hiller plans to steer away from comedies for now, and to that end is developing a number of eclectic projects under his 1 1/2 -year-old Golden Quill Prods. banner.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.1M Cumulative:$56.2M Warner Brothers -26.61%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$39.6M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -15.75%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$56.9M Universal Pictures -21.36%