Producer Paul Ardaji and his New York-based Roundhill Pictures have optioned the exclusive motion picture rights from Muhammad Ali to his life story. The deal includes all related ancillary rights…
Yesterday Carmike Cinemas Inc. Class A shares saw heavy trading due to positive comments by Dean Witter Reynolds Inc. analyst Alan Gould.
Director Spike Lee and the widow of Malcolm X signed a licensing agreement yesterday granting Lee rights to sell merchandise bearing the likeness and name of the slain black leader, avoiding a…
The career of George Lucas will be the featured topic of the George Pal Lecture on Film Fantasy in Film tonight at 8 p.m. in the Samuel Goldwyn Theater of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America yesterday filed a copyright infringement suit against Cencom Cable Associates, claiming the St. Louis-based multisystem operator has underpaid by $3 million…
Prism Pictures will distribute a series of 12 films that Crystal Sky Communications is producing. Pix will be shot over the next 18 months, and each is based on a novella or short story by Mark Twain.
In an unusual twist, a licensee for 20th Century Fox's upcoming holiday blockbuster, "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York," will try to sell its movie-inspired products--Christmas ornaments featured in…
Roth Companies president Paul A. Roth has been selected to receive the Robert W. Selig NATO/ShoWester of the Year award during a ceremony to be held on March 9 at NATO/ShoWest '93 at Bally's Hotel…
The title is "Bram Stoker's Dracula," but with $ 30.5 million in ducats sold over its first three days, Francis Ford Coppola's sex-and-violins extravaganza owes as much to the popularity of Anne…
The Independent Feature Project/West announced a Nov. 20 deadline for submissions to the 1993 Spirit Awards, which are skedded for March 27.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%