Paramount Pictures has picked up an untitled fish-out-of-water project from "Legally Blonde" scribes Karen McCullah Lutz and Kirsten Smith. Anna Faris is onboard to topline; Happy Madison is…
Buena Vista Intl. is taking U.K. theatrical, video and pay TV rights to Anand Tucker's "And When Did You Last See Your Father?," set to shoot in October.
Mediaplex, parent of distributor Showbox, is moving into production. It has set up production/investment company Motion 101 with tech firm Innet, in which Mediaplex owns a 7.9% share.
More people are heading out to see a pic in the Great White North, according to new statistics.
The 22nd annual Boston Film Festival has added Miramax Films' animated sci-fi thriller "Renaissance"; Sage Stallone's directorial debut, "Vic"; and Lionsgate docs "Deliver Us From Evil" and "The U.S…
The American Society of Cinematographers has skedded its awards show for Feb. 18 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Sports-minded scripter-helmer Lionel Bailliu expands his brilliantly controlled award-winning short "Squash" (2000) into a far messier but occasionally gripping feature in "Fair Play." Talky, cynical…
Standing out from the spate of recent docs about atrocities committed during the wars in former Yugoslavia, Alen Drljevic's "Carnival" engrossingly presents the original research of Seki Radoncic, a…
"The Cemetery Club" is Tali Shemesh's low-key chronicle of a group of Jerusalem oldsters who every week carry plastic lawn chairs to the Mount Herzl cemetery to discuss poetry, philosophy, the world…
"Deep" transcends its deliberate ordinariness to poetically depict adolescent angst. Mid-70s setting takes a back seat to a story that eschews sensationalism in favor of genuine emotion and teenage…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%