Nominations ballots for the Academy Awards go out today. Ballots are due by 5 p.m. Feb. 3. Nominees will be announced at 5:30 a.m. Feb. 17 at the Motion Picture Academy on Wilshire Blvd.
In an effort to more closely mirror the union of Hollywood and Silicon Valley in filmmaking, the American Film Institute has teamed director James Cameron and John Warnock, chairman of computer…
Golden Harvest Films Inc.'s producer of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" films, Tom Gray, is about to launch an unprecedented, carefully calculated experiment by taking Chinese films uptown in 20…
With the release yesterday of the eclectic comedy "Motorama," Hollywood-based Two Moon Releasing is taking its second stab at domestic distribution of independent product.
Richard Friedenberg, scripter of "A River Runs Through It," has been slated to receive the NATO/ShoWest '93 screenwriter of the year award during the March 8-11 confab of exhibitors and distributors…
Negotiations for Dustin Hoffman to direct "Little Big League" have broken down, but the actor is still in the hunt for his first project behind the camera , sources confirmed yesterday.
THE U.S. MERCHANT Marine Veterans of World War II have widened their bid to lure Hollywood to their decks, as a local group of volunteer seamen prepare to sail for Normandy, France, in 1994 to…
On the heels of Spike Lee's "Malcolm X" and in time for Black History Month in February, two classic films are being reissued: "Nothing But a Man" and "Malcolm X--The Documentary."
Chanticleer Films is scrapping its eight-month-old Features Program, aimed at giving novices the opportunity to direct low-budget features, a move that has drawn howls of outrage from at least a few…
For the first time in Academy history, the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will be awarded to two people--actresses Audrey Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%