Universal has lifted Bret Johnson to exec VP of physical production.
Sony's "Superbad" scored on Friday, chalking up an estimated $12 million in 2,948 theaters. Following the comedy, "Rush Hour 3" slowed in its second Friday with $6.4 million from 3,778 theaters, off…
With so many festivals crowded into the fall calendar, and new events emerging every year, the small pool of sought-after films is being siphoned in every direction.
Not so very long ago pantomime was part of every major comedian's repertoire. But in today's media-saturated world where low-attention-span consumers are bombarded by HD images and high-decibel…
The studios may be pushing into post, but some investors are betting that in the long run they're not going to stay there -- or at least that there will be plenty of business to go around.
Rowan Atkinson's wit and keen sense of the absurd made him a major comedy star in the U.K., so it was a surprise for some of his fans when his childlike Mr. Bean character turned out to be the…
A big market share is great: It gives studio execs bragging rights and, in many cases, determines their bonuses. But market share is far from the whole picture.
Nicole Kidman and Ralph Fiennes will star in love story "The Reader" for the Weinstein Co. Stephen Daldry will direct David Hare's adaptation of the bestselling novel by German writer Bernhard…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%