Nominees and prize winners for the fifth annual European Film Prize, the Felix, were announced yesterday by the European Film Academy, which sponsors the awards. The prize ceremony will be held Dec…
Nikita Mikhalkov's "Close to Eden" has been picked as the Russian Republic's foreign-language entry for this year's Academy Awards competition.
Spike Lee has made a disappointingly conventional and sluggish film. Attempting to relate the extraordinary journey that was the black leader's life, Lee has set his sights much higher than he ever…
For the past two weekends, director Jean-Jacques Annaud's "The Lover" has been the top performer among the films in exclusive release, as moviegoers showed up in force for the steamy tale of…
Peter Sempel's "Dandy" is an intellectually pretentious, though never boring, meditation on decadence and anomie in the postindustrial world. Employing the logic of an extended musicvideo, it's an…
Austin O'Brien ("The Lawnmower Man") has been cast opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in "The Last Action Hero," Columbia Pictures announced yesterday.
Indian film director Mira Nair, now based in Uganda, is to film an adaptation of one of South African author Athol Fugard's early works, "Tsotsi," in South Africa next year.
Three months after closing its U.S. outpost, Francis Bouygues' film studio CIBY 2000 has lost VP Yves Attal. The former lawyer ankled his post Oct. 30.
The Eddie Murphy comedy "Boomerang" received a leading four nominations yesterday for the NAACP's 25th annual Image Awards.
If momentum counts for anything, the holiday season should be a pip.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%