Sony Pictures Animation's debut pic, "Open Season," shot to No. 1 over the weekend, bringing in family auds to the tune of $23 million. "Open" had been projected to be in a tighter battle for first…
This year's San Sebastian Film Fest, which wrapped Sept. 30, snared an impressive 12 competition premieres from top directors. But festgoers were wondering whether the San Sebastian was feeling the…
Oh, what tangled webs producing credits weave. Who would have guessed that Todd Phillips would show up as an exec producer on Sony's "All the King's Men"? The comedy writer-director isn't exactly the…
The Eurasia Film Festival may still have some distance to go before fulfilling its ambition of becoming "Cannes East," but with the addition of a market this year, the Sept. 16-23 event was on an…
Get ready for "Mel: The Passionate Return." Mel Gibson's recent surprise appearances at Cameron U. in Oklahoma and the Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas, to screen a rough cut of "Apocalypto" were…
Jordan has inked with the University of Southern California to set up a Mideast film school, which will be open to Arab and Israeli students.
"Fur" is not a biopic. That's the mantra of Picturehouse. Officially, Steven Shainberg's fantastical pic about the photog is based on Patricia Bosworth's bio, but there's no similarity between the…
London Eye: With "Nina's Heavenly Delights" out this weekend in U.K. cinemas, and selected for next week's Chicago Film Festival along with their short "Stingray," former Myriad exec Marion Pilowsky…
Voiceover: Samuel Goldwyn would probably be bemused as fewer and fewer actors these days heed his advice: "If you want to send a message, call Western Union."
After a year of rolling out mostly acquired pics and leftovers from the Miramax and Dimension slates, Harvey and Bob Weinstein plan a lineup of films that mix fresh faces with Miramax alumni.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures