Hollywood is once again abuzz with thoughts of a transformed business as Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, has entered the movie download biz, while Amazon.com is partnering with TiVo in a bid…
Looking for a Memorial Day adventure, Paramount Pictures will release Steven Spielberg's "Indiana Jones 4" on May 22, 2008.
What is the connection between Rakesh Roshan's "Krrish," last summer's big Bollywood hit, and Lucasfilm? Both have taken advantage of the financial incentives offered by Singapore to help it build a…
Singapore may pride itself on being regional HQ for some 19 international TV companies, but has this emphasis on TV proved detrimental -- or developmental -- to the country's fledgling film industry?
One exception to the predictability of Singapore's moviemaking talent may be Kelvin Tong. A former film critic who has picked up a clutch of prizes as scripter-helmer, he is set to direct three…
A B-movie plotline is welded to A-movie production values to often striking effect in thriller "The Kovak Box," in which a mad scientist plays God in the Mediterranean. Spanish B.O. has been…
The recently renovated Cathay Building, Singapore's first skyscraper back in 1939, is something of a local landmark; its parent Cathay Organization is something of a local institution.
An antipiracy initiative launched by the Motion Picture Assn. (MPA) in Asia resulted in the seizure of 4.8 million pirated discs and 870 arrests.
In New York: Oliver Stone sent me a note, and a copy of his new DVD cut of his much-maligned epic, "Alexander." Oliver says this is his "best and final effort." The movie has been "restructured" and…
It's no secret that Berlin is one of the party capitals of the world, with more bars, lounges and clubs in some districts than other cities have in their entire municipalities. The city's liveliest…
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%