Matthias Esche, head of Hamburg-based production company Polyphon, has been appointed CEO of Bavaria Film.
After a bumpy first year as CEO, Jeffrey Katzenberg has tapped a new No. 2 to restore investor trust in DreamWorks Animation. Effective Monday, Lewis Coleman has been named president, the first…
Bob and Harvey Weinstein's Weinstein Co. plans to launch its own homevid division by partnering with Genius Products in a pact that will give it access to a library of about 1,500 DVD titles as well…
Havana's 27th Intl. Film Festival of New Latin American Cinema kicks off today with Tristan Bauer's "Iluminados por el fuego" from Argentina. Event wraps Dec. 16 with the winning pic. Close to 100…
Mini-studio Filmax Entertainment has pulled down a syndicated loan for E60 million ($70.9 million). The coin will power Barcelona-based Filmax's ambitious international production plans and expand…
The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures has tapped Jane Fonda and composer Howard Shore to pick up the org's career achievement awards this year.
The Producers Guild of America has selected "Good Night, and Good Luck" as the recipient of its Stanley Kramer Award, recognizing work that dramatically illuminates provocative social issues…
The British government has given Hollywood and its friends in the U.K. film industry an early Christmas present. On Monday it unveiled major tax credits for films shot in the U.K. The breakdown: 16%…
Sundance Institute on Monday unveiled the lineup for the 2006 Sundance Film Festival's shorts program, which will feature 73 short pics split into domestic and international competitive categories.
Hard Sell: When kirk Kerkorian last put MGM on the block, analysts tried to put a price on the James Bond franchise, which has sold some $3.7 billion in movie tickets. Now that "Casino Royale" is set…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%