Island World has made a $ 500,000 outright cash purchase of "The War," a new script by Kathy McWorter, whose previous spec, "The Cheese Stands Alone," sold for $ 1 million cash to Paramount nearly 2…
Majestic Entertainment, a Connecticut-based television and film distribution company, has changed its name to UniPix Entertainment Inc. and added three new divisions.
The Publicists Guild of America announced nominees for its 30th annual Press Award and International Media Award, which will be announced March 26 at the Universal Sheraton Hotel.
The South Australian Film Corp. has signed a three-year first-look development deal with U.K. distrib RPTA/Primetime.
Seven more industryites have been named to serve on a new advisory board for the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television (Daily Variety, Jan. 20).
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Trans Atlantic Entertainment and IRS Media Intl., two diverse companies that teamed last year in a joint venture to finance and produce films, are about to put two projects into production: "Bruce…
Robert Shapiro has been named senior executive consultant for the 65th Academy Awards presentation, marking his fourth Oscar assignment. Shapiro's most recent credit is as executive in charge of…
Corey Haim and Corey Feldman reunite in "National Lampoon's Scuba School," one of three pix ready to roll from 21st Century Film Corp.
NOTE: This table may be divided and additional information on a particular entry may appear on more than one screen DAILY VARIETY FILM BOXOFFICE REPORT FOR THE WEEKEND OF FEB…
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%