Summer tentpoles are starting to play out at the European box office but the latest Hollywood three-quel "Rush Hour 3" took the charts by storm in Blighty.
New York-based Kino Intl. has acquired U.S. rights to Joseph Cedar's Israeli war drama "Beaufort," which won the Silver Bear for director at this year's Berlin Film Festival.
Even this year's Hollywood blockbuster bonanza can't halt Spain's longterm box office slide.
Bold Films is climbing into "The Hole," buying the horror spec by Mark L. Smith ("Vacancy") and setting it up as a co-production between Bold and Benderspink.
Producers Michael Cerenzie and Christine Peters have formed Cerenzie-Peters Prods., aimed at adapting graphic novels, comicbooks, novels and videogames.
Beating out two other studios, Warner Bros. has snapped up the "For Richer or Poorer" pitch from scribes Michael Colton and John Aboud.
Ice Cube's shingle is circling a bigscreen adaptation of the graphic novel "10" at Dimension as a starring vehicle for the thesp.
Mark Cuban and Todd Wagner's Truly Indie label has picked up U.S. distrib rights to Alan White's "Broken."
Melissa Etheridge, Smokey Robinson, Johnny Mathis and Kimberly Locke will perform at the Society of Singers presentation of the Ella Award to Gladys Knight on Sept. 10 at the Beverly Hilton.
Phillip Feiner, former president and CEO of post-production house Pacific Title & Art Studio, has sued his former employer for wrongful termination and breach of contract.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%