After a heated auction, Sony Pictures Entertainment paid seven figures for "The Historian," Elizabeth Kostova's upcoming first novel. Red Wagon partners Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher will produce.
Gallic helmer Patrice Chereau's Isabelle Huppert starrer "Gabrielle" will compete in the Venice Film Festival.
Asterix the Gaul, star of France's most successful movie franchise in recent times, is poised to make his big screen comeback.
Film London will today unveil what it's billing as a "revolution" in shooting in the U.K.'s capital. The new London Filming Partnership will radically simplify the notoriously complex logistics of…
Six months ago, Gaga was poised on the cusp of bankruptcy. Today, the Japanese distrib says it has done more than just recover. Said new chairman Tom Yoda, "We have been reborn." For example, Gaga…
Actor Warren Beatty has sued newspaper publisher Tribune Co., claiming he still has film rights to Dick Tracy and has plans for a second "Dick Tracy" film in the works. Beatty is seeking a ruling…
The Museum of Modern Art's film screening lineup for the rest of 2005 will include the New York premiere of Gus Van Sant's "Last Days" and the North American premiere of Hayao Miyazaki's "Howl's…
"Kingdom of Heaven" remained a dominant ruler internationally with a solid but not spectacular $27.2 million at 6,700 playdates in 98 territories during the Friday-Sunday frame. In a performance that…
When it comes to players in Cannes, yesterday's grizzled veteran is today's tyro tycoon. Avi Lerner, once the shameless producer of exploitation pics like "Shark Attack," spent Saturday night hunched…
Deep Focus: After stalling in the gate the first couple of days, the Cannes Film Festival began gaining a little traction over the weekend with some competition titles that at least gave festgoers…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%