European exhibs and the Walt Disney Co. were full of Christmas cheer last week as "Beauty and the Beast" and "Sister Act" filled their coffers.
The Hollywood majors have decided to lift their embargo on supplying product to the former Soviet Union. The ban was imposed by Motion Picture Export Assn. of America members in June last year. The…
Buoyed by pre-sales of such upcoming films as their "National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1,""Excessive Force" and "Three of Hearts," New Line Intl. will finish out 1992 with firm sales of $ 91.2 million.
Eddie's back, but a kid, a cartoon character and a bodyguard stole some of his thunder.
In one of the first development deals to be announced since Sherry Lansing was appointed chairman of Paramount Pictures motion picture division, producer Michael Manheim has signed an exclusive…
While it's hard to call a film with Mel Gibson "a sleeper," Warner Bros. has a big, rousing, old-fashioned romance hit on its hands, if it can just get people to take the ride. A perfect "women's…
Like a stone skipping across the top of a deep, turbulent sea, "Chaplin" runs through the dramatic highs and lows in the life of the screen's foremost comic genius without much stirring the waters…
Acomplex look at an illicit affair that ends in disaster for everyone in its vicinity, "Damage" is a cold, brittle film about raging, traumatic emotions. Unjustly famous before its release for its…
Adam's Rib (MGM, 1949). Producer, Lawrence Weingarten. Director, George Cukor. Annie Hall (UA, 1977). Producer, Charles H. Joffe. Director, Woody Allen.
The Library of Congress yesterday added 25 films--including "Annie Hall, ""Footlight Parade" and "The Birth of a Nation"--to its National Film Registry list, bringing to 100 the number of pix that…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%