Three more law firms filed lawsuits against DreamWorks Animation Monday, all alleging that the company issued false and misleading statements about sales of the "Shrek 2" DVD, which in turn…
Jonathan Platt, Jonathan Miller and Martin Shore have created Social Capital Entertainment as a one-stop shop for music supervision, clearance and publishing administration.
With Bob and Harvey Weinstein's Dimension label prepping "Pulse" -- a remake of Kiyoshi Kurosawa's Japanese cult horror hit -- the Miramax genre arm has sold off the original film to Magnolia…
Censor board chief Sharmila Tagore has come out against the Indian government's recent decision to ban smoking in films and TV serials. Tagore, an actress, argued that the proposed blanket ban, due…
Nicolas Cage and Will Smith will co-star in and produce a Columbia film based on the pitch "Time Share," which the studio bought for high six figures against $1.5 million. Comedy concerns two fathers…
Al Pacino will be honored at the American Cinematheque's 20th annual benefit gala, to be held Oct. 21 at the Beverly Hilton. Board chairman Rick Nicita said the eight-time Oscar nominee, who won for…
While "Cinderella Man's" $18.6 million bow was softer than expected, it's still too soon to say which way the picture will go. Of course, Universal hopes that it follows the course of previous summer…
Monday was Master Chief's day in Hollywood. Messengers outfitted as the kick-ass space marine from Microsoft vidgame "Halo" hit the studios Monday with a screenplay based on the bestselling…
Just for Variety -- Good Morning After: Did you wonder, as I did, after watching Billy Crystal's gag opening as "host" of the Tonys, whether he's thinking about hosting the Oscars again? After the…
IFC Films has snapped up domestic rights to "Manderlay" -- Lars von Trier's controversial follow-up to "Dogville" -- and Danish helmer Susanne Bier's "After the Wedding."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%