Focus Features will handle international sales, excluding Asia, on Jet Li's latest project, a martial arts actioner produced by Bill Kong ("House of Flying Daggers," "Hero").
This week in the summer release date chess match, Warner Bros. has shuffled its sked by moving horror remake "House of Wax" back a week and into the competitive May 6 weekend, where four other wide…
WEAK WEEKENDS While Super Bowl weekend is notorious for being a dry spell at the box office, the period fares better then some post-holiday weekends. TOTAL WEEKEND B.O. AVERAGE.*…
Local paybox I-Cable Communications is making the jump from TV to film. It plans to produce 20 features over the next two years. Move will be spearheaded by Siuming Tsui, a film producer and director…
Film funding body Filmstiftung NRW has awarded E5 million ($6.5 million) for eight movie and TV projects at its first allocation session this year.
The Indian Central Board for Film Certification (CBFC) has refused to allow helmer Mike Nichols' Oscar-nommed "Closer" to be released in India due to its depiction of promiscuity.
Local bizzers have financed the Czech Republic's first film commission to help attract projects to the country after the government failed to act. The Czech Film Commission is a one-woman body under…
Leslee Dart has hired longtime Miramax Films publicity exec Tom Piechura to be a senior executive and strategist for upstart public relations company the Dart Group.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has determined producer credits for picture Oscar nominees "The Aviator," "Million Dollar Baby" and "Ray."
The phrase "supersize me" may take on a new meaning after U.S. helmer Brett Leonard's latest pic, "Feed," a psychological thriller about a world of men obsessed with overweight women.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.7M Cumulative:$167.1M Disney 36.50%
Rio 22Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$46.3M Fox 59.74%
Draft Day3Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$11.9M Lionsgate / Summit 43.09%