"Cry, the Beloved Country" helmer Darrell James Roodt will direct indie pic "Prey," starring Bridget Moynahan, for producer Anant Singh.
After 16 years with Miramax Films, including seven as co-prexy of production, Meryl Poster will exit the mini-major this week. Move had been expected, with Poster giving Miramax co-toppers Bob and…
Buena Vista Intl.'s 2005-06 slate packs a big punch, but execs know they have to box cleverly if "Cinderella Man" is going to avoid suffering an early international knockout.
Ryan Shiraki is adapting and directing a film version of David Leavitt's short story "Family Dancing" for Persistent Entertainment and Starboard Entertainment.
Documaker James Moll is set to make his dramatic debut with a feature about Emmett Till, the 14-year-old whose 1955 murder by Mississippi racists for whistling at a white woman became a catalyst for…
Propelled by theatrical releases including "Saw," "The Punisher," sleeper hit "Open Water" and blockbuster doc "Fahrenheit 9/11," Lions Gate more than doubled its revenues in fiscal 2005. The…
Production and finance banner Doc Hollywood Studios, headed by CEO Steven Saxton, has unveiled an alliance with producer Andreas Klein to develop and produce two pics over the next two years.
New Line is looking to make Ice Cube "Teacher of the Year." Mini-major has bought the comedy pitch from scribe Jeff Bushell with an eye for Cube to star in the tale of two junior high school…
Chalk one up for the little guy. Warner Bros. Pictures has agreed to pay a Georgia-based producer at least $17.5 million for infringing on the copyright to his even-more-obscure 1974 United Artists…
The 31st Deauville Festival of American Film has chosen screenwriter-helmer Alain Corneau ("All the Mornings of the World," "Fear and Trembling") to head the jury Sept. 2-11.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%