Dustin Hoffman, French actress Isabelle Huppert and directors Roland Joffe, Nagisa Oshima, Hector Babenco and Tsui Hark are among the nine jury members of the first Shanghai Intl. Film Festival.
Budget-slashing director general ofthe BBC finds himself in hot water over a compensation arrangement that allowed him to pay less income tax; French exhib Gaumont's earnings drop; and Sunset + Vine…
After "Wayne's World" cashed in lampooning the addled heavy-metal set, the timing looks ripe for a spoof of rap music, and this attempt by another "Saturday Night Live" performer, Chris Rock, should…
GUESS WHO? A self-proclaimed "wealthy Hollywood bad boy" (big clue) placed a personal ad in the January edition of Los Angeles Magazine's "Matchmaker, Matchmaker" section that was too good for us to…
David Marconi, writer/director of Arrow Entertainment's upcoming release "The Harvest," has signed to write a political thriller for Hollywood Pictures-based Simpson-Bruckheimer Prods.
Reflecting mixed box office results, French exhibition and distribution major Gaumont has posted 1992 profits of 33.9 million francs ($ 6 million), down 23.8 %.
A battle is brewing between the studios and the Artists Rights Foundation over pending authorship legislation that would give directors, writers and producers more control over their films.
General Cinema Corp. joined Disney in side-stepping impending tax hikes by giving its chief executive an early raise.
Turner Pictures Worldwide president Dennis Miller has launched the company's full-court press at the American Film Market, assuring buyers that the company would forge long-term relationships with…
A plentiful influx of new exclusives perked up the limited-run box office, led by Sony Pictures Classics' "Olivier, Olivier" and Kino's cinematographers' docu "Visions of Light."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%