Moshe Diamant's Signature Pictures has made a deal to finance "Amazon," a vehicle for Scarlett Johansson to play a gladiatrix from 200 B.C. who exacts vengeance on an army that destroyed her homeland.
Liz Berger Dagan has joined the Weinstein Co. as senior veep of publicity, the company announced at AFM.
Michael Douglas is set to star in "The King of California," a comedy to be produced by the "Sideways" team of Alexander Payne and Michael London. Pic, which begins shooting in February, will mark the…
Ben Stiller will star in "A Night at the Museum" for 20th Century Fox. Studio is prepping the family laffer as its major entrant for next year's holiday season.
New Line has tapped Elisabeth Shue to star opposite Jim Carrey on thriller "The Number 23," directed by Joel Schumacher. Shue's most recent credits are "Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story" and "Hide…
Myriad has inked six fresh distrib deals for Agnieszka Holland's "Copying Beethoven."
Park Entertainment has acquired worldwide rights to "C'est pas moi" (It's Not Me), helmer Alain Zaloum's French comedy starring Roy Dupuis and Lucie Laurier.
Helmer Mark Hammond's thriller "Johnny Was" has presold in four territories.
Trust Film Sales has inked distrib deals for "Storm" in five territories.
Both "Good Night, and Good Luck" and "Shopgirl" emerged out of the limited realm and showed wide-release promise over the weekend. George Clooney's portrait of Edward R. Murrow managed $3.1 million…
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.1M Cumulative:$56.2M Warner Brothers -26.61%
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$39.6M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -15.75%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$56.9M Universal Pictures -21.36%