The Imagine Films Entertainment saga has almost drawn to a conclusion. The beleaguered production company, as expected, announced yesterday that its board has approved a $ 9-a-share buyout offer made…
In an effort to more closely mirror the union of Hollywood and Silicon Valley in filmmaking, the American Film Institute has teamed director James Cameron and John Warnock, chairman of computer…
Golden Harvest Films Inc.'s producer of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" films, Tom Gray, is about to launch an unprecedented, carefully calculated experiment by taking Chinese films uptown in 20…
With the release yesterday of the eclectic comedy "Motorama," Hollywood-based Two Moon Releasing is taking its second stab at domestic distribution of independent product.
Richard Friedenberg, scripter of "A River Runs Through It," has been slated to receive the NATO/ShoWest '93 screenwriter of the year award during the March 8-11 confab of exhibitors and distributors…
Landmark Theatres is saluting "cinema's tough-as-nails women" during its 16 -day Violent Femmes Film Festival beginning on Jan. 20 at the Nuart Theatre.
Miramax's Oscar-winner "Mediterraneo" was the top foreign-language import of 1992, grossing $ 4.55 million since its March release. The 1991 Orion Classics release "Europa, Europa" completed a…
MGM yesterday became the latest studio to throw its hat into the spec script ring, shelling out a hefty amount for "Getting Even With Dad," a family comedy written by Jim Jennewein and Thomas S…
Warner Bros. encored as the leading film distributor in the U.S.-Canadian market in 1992, as measured by the exclusive annual Daily Variety analysis of film rentals from theatrical box office.
Walt Disney has announced plans for its second video rollout of "Pinocchio," the campaign to include ties with Colgate-Palmolive and General Mills, special edition copies, and the title's laserdisc…
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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%