Political correctness and unrealistic hopefulness inform "Street Knight," a formulaic actioner that exploits, but doesn't deal with, the timely issue of gang warfare in Los Angeles. Proficient…
Deep-pocketed indie Bregman/Baer Prods. outbid 20th Century Fox and Paramount Pictures to acquire Steve Oedekerk's spec script "Nothing to Lose" for a reported $ 200,000 against $ 600,000.
French director Louis Malle will head the jury for the 46th Cannes Film Festival, which runs May 13-24. Malle, 60, shared the fest's major prize, the Golden Palm award, in 1956 with Jacques Cousteau…
Also with: Anais Jenneret, Petra Berndt, Claudine Auger, Rolf Illig, Laszlo I. Kish, Shirley Henderson, Hanns Zischler, Barbara Jones.
CEL Communications Inc., the producer/distributor of documentaries, has signed Phil Howort to the new post of president, international.
General Cinema Corp. is changing its corporate name to Harcourt General Inc., effective today. The company said the name "reflects the major strategic repositioning undertaken by the company over the…
Last Week...$ 73,500,000
Trimark Pictures unspooled the last picture show of NATO/ShoWest '93, previewing the company's largest slate in its five-year history.
The Blizzard of '93 descended upon the East Coast and sent the box office into a tailspin. Overall revenues went into a deep freeze by some 7% from both last week and last year.
Appearances by such stars as Clint Eastwood, Mel Gibson and Whoopi Goldberg, a clip from Tim Burton's upcoming stop-action animated film, "The Nightmare Before Christmas," and a rousing performance…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%