The Martin Luther King Day frame will see four films opening wide, but in typical January style, none are expected to make a big splash. Instead, pics with the most riding on them this month are…
The battle for Italian fest supremacy is heating up. The city of Venice has taken the first step toward securing private financing for a new Palazzo del Cinema for the Venice Film Festival. The…
Distrib First Look Studios has scooped up all domestic rights to "Little Fish," the Oz-set sophomore feature by Aussie director Rowan Woods that stars Cate Blanchett and Hugo Weaving. Sam Neill…
FX, coming off the highest-rated fourth quarter in its 11-year history, has promoted Chuck Saftler to exec VP, giving him responsibility for programming, scheduling and operations.
After capturing Metallica's emotional meltdown before a shrink, documaker Bruce Sinofsky will now turn his camera on bad-boy rocker Tommy Lee.
From the Army Archerd Archives: Jimmy Cagney won't remain out here to campaign for an Oscar nomination for "Love Me or Leave Me". He leaves for Stanfordville, N.Y., tomorrow because -- he takes…
The Directors Guild of America has tapped feature filmmaker Spike Jonze along with commercial helmers Craig Gillespie, Rocky Morton, Noam Murro and Rupert Sanders for its top award in commercial…
Gloria Borders has joined DreamWorks Animation as head of PDI/DreamWorks, the studio's Redwood City campus. DreamWorks Animation produces about half of its films at PDI, including, most recently…
The impact of worldwide migration on family life is the main theme of the Berlin Film Festival's children and youth section, Kinderfilmfest, which opens Feb. 9 with Peter Cattaneo's "Opal Dream."…
UIP is applying for permission to release Steven Speilberg's "Munich" in mostly Muslim Malaysia, where movies on sensitive issues often are banned.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media