Don Cheadle could get some love for his convincing portrayal of late D.C. deejay Petey Greene.
Hybrid video-on-demand service BT Vision has pacted with Hiro Media to offer free film downloads in return for watching personalized ads.
Media Rights Capital has made a deal with Warner Bros. Pictures to distribute three of the eight films on a $250 million feature production slateto be completed by next summer.
New Line Cinema has optioned the film rights to Anthony Capella's unpublished novel "Chemistry for Beginners," a romantic comedy about a sex researcher who falls for one of his subjects.
The dates have been shifted by two weeks, but the Baghdad Film Festival is definitely going ahead, say the organizers, denying rumors the fest had been cancelled.
Michael Bay has jumped back in the hi def fray. In a posting on his official Web forum that quickly spread across the Internet, the "Transformers" helmer accused Microsoft of promoting the format war…
The Slamdance Film Festival announced its line-up Wednesday, with "Real Time," written and directed by Randall Cole, kicking off the fest. Pic, which stars Randy Quaid and Jay Baruchel, deals with a…
The Coen brothers' "No Country for Old Men," from Miramax and Paramount Vantage, was named best picture of the year by the National Board of Review, while Tim Burton drew the director nod for…
Frederic Sichler, managing director for international production, acquisitions and development at StudioCanal, will ankle Dec. 31 for an unspecified international position.
European Xbox 360 console users will be able to download to rent feature films in Britain, Ireland, France and Germany from Dec. 11.
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%