The version of the 1961 epic "El Cid" that opened the AFI/LA Film Festival Thursday evening was advertised as "restored and lengthened," as is the fashion with revivals of 30-year-old roadshow pix…
Writer/director Kevin Jarre has been replaced by George Cosmatos as helmer on Cinergi's "Tombstone," according to a Walt Disney Co. spokeswoman.
Wolf Schmidt has put his 15-year-old Kodiak Films into voluntary Chapter 7 bankruptcy -- citing legal and financial differences with its former creditor, the French bank Credit Lyonnais.
October Films, the New York-based independent distrib, has named Marcia Kirkley director of acquisitions. She assumes the post Aug. 2, and will oversee acquisition activity of both of October's…
Bernie Goldman has ankled his presidency at the Steve Tisch Co. to become production VP at Walt Disney Pictures.
Columbia Pictures has acquired the script-in-progress "Burnout" for director John Singleton and producer Michael Cieply, sources said Thursday.
Gary Borton has been appointed exec VP of laboratory operations at Deluxe Labs. Borton, a 27-year vet of Eastman Kodak Co., was most recently general manager and veepee of western U.S. and Canada…
As one of the youngest exex moving up the creative ladder at Warner Bros. Pictures, 28-year-old Tom Lassally was named senior VP of production Thursday, where he will continue to answer to worldwide…
Columbia TriStar Intl.'s current slate of "Groundhog Day,""Hero" and "Nowhere to Run" is poised to collectively surpass the domestic gross collected by the three titles.
Actor/dancer Gregory Hines is about to step behind the camera, having made a deal to direct his first feature film, "White Man's Burden," a story about interracial love. The film will be shot under…
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Heaven is for Real1Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$34.5M Sony / TriStar -2.10%
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$205.3M Disney -15.02%
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