Longtime assistant director Willard Sheldon will receive the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra Achievement Award, to be presented at the annual DGA Awards banquet March 6 at the Beverly Hilton…
A new company for film development and production, Oak Island Films, has been formed in Gotham by producer-distributor Ken Schwenker.
Robert Lazarus has been promoted to VP and general manager of Turner Pictures Worldwide, the international theatrical and homevid distribution division of Turner Broadcasting System.
Australia's Southern Star Group has established a theatrical sales division, naming Kim Lewis Marketing as its exclusive foreign agent.
An epidemic of no-shows by winners plagued the 75th annual D.W. Griffith Awards, which instead emphasized a nostalgic point-of-view Monday at Equitable Auditorium.
Old habits are hard to change. So are old perceptions and stereotypes. Such is the case with New York City and its role as a backdrop for film and television productions.
The European Film Award ceremony will stay in Berlin, or at least in the neighborhood, Daily Variety has learned.
Headlines like, "Location Accidents Alarm California" or "Accidents Still Hurt Sets Years after 'Twilight Zone' " have appeared over the last six months in trade and general media papers.
Ealing Studios, home to such cherished British classics as "The Ladykillers" and for the last quarter-century the main production base for BBC drama, has been acquired by production services group…
Writers & Artists Agency has just signed director George Miller ("Gross Misconduct,""The NeverEnding Story II,""The Man From Snowy River").
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%