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Gale Ann Hurd Among Newly-Named AMPAS SciTech Council Members

Cinematographer John Bailey, VFX supervisor John Knoll and editor Michael Tronick have also joined the Councilread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Canada's Cineplex Won't Play 'Crouching Tiger 2' Imax Release

It's the big screen or nothing for The Weinstein Co. sequelread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

'Fantastic Four' Reboot is "Completely Different" Than Previous Attempts, Star Says

Miles Teller says new version makes the superhero team "real people"read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Marketing Exec Jack Pan Joins Robert Simonds' New Studio

Formerly at Disney and Summit, he will serve as president of motion picture marketingread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Alec Baldwin and Kevin Spacey to Voice Star in DreamWorks Animation's 'Boss Baby'

Tom McGrath of 'Madagascar' and 'Megamind' fame is directing read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

The Classic Video Game 'Tetris' Is Becoming A Movie

The adaptation is described as an "epic sci-fi adventure"read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Liam Neeson Is a Brilliant Framed Murderer in New 'Tak3n' Trailer

The suspense is palpableread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Imax CEO on 'Crouching Tiger 2' Netflix Ruckus: "I Knew It Wouldn't Work for Some People"

Rich Gelfond insists the revolutionary deal to release the sequel simultaneously on Netflix and in select Imax locations does not threaten theatrical windowsread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

This Is the Film That Spiritual Guru Marianne Williamson Endorsed

On the heels of her failed congressional bid, Williamson is giving her thumbs-up to a new comedyread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Watch the Trailer for 'Hound of Heaven,' Inspired by a Homeless Addict's 19th Century Poem (Exclusive)

Nate "N.D." Wilson wrote and directed the short, set to debut at Raindance on Oct. 4read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

'The Past' Star Tahar Rahim Signs With UTA

The French actor gained critical notice in 2009’s 'A Prophet'read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

'Midnight Rider' Trial Date Set for Early 2015

1st A.D. Hillary Schwartz was also indicted and entered a not-guilty plea in Tuesday's arraignmentread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Zurich: Dan Gilroy on Casting L.A. News Anchor Royalty for 'Nightcrawler'

Pat Harvey, Kent Shocknek and Bill Steward are among the famed L.A. newscasters in the dark drama about the underside of crime reporting read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

'Iron Sky' Filmmakers Sent the Sequel's Script to Fans for Feedback

"Hollywood could not make this movie because they would be afraid of losing the control by letting the fans too close"read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Regal, Cinemark Slam Imax, Weinstein Co. for 'Crouching Tiger 2' Netflix Deal

"We will not participate in an experiment where you can see the same product on screens varying from three stories tall to 3-inches wide on a smart phone"read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Canadian Regulator Backs Down in Fight With Netflix, Google

The U.S. streamers refuse to give the CRTC sensitive business data read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Oscars: Argentina Picks 'Wild Tales' for Foreign-Language Category

Damian Szifron's collection of enraged stories is one of Latin America's best bets to bring home a statuetteread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

John Malkovich to Receive Zurich Film Festival Lifetime Honor

The two-time Oscar nominee will get the Golden Eye award on Saturdayread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

South Korean Box Office: Keira Knightley's 'Begin Again' Sets Indie Film Record

'The Maze Runner' was the top film for the second consecutive weekread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

China Box Office: Peter Chan's Kidnap Drama 'Dearest' Tops the Rankings

Based on a true story, Chan's movie had around one third of all screenings last weekread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

Kevin Smith: 'Clerks 3' Is Fully Financed Because of 'Tusk' Flopping

It was a long journey to get fundingread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

James Gunn to Head Jury at Tokyo Film Fest

Festival to feature 30 world premieres, Tim Burton and Takeshi Kitano to receive new Samurai Awardread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

China Box Office Surges 32 Percent in First Nine Months

The top 10 is divided equally between domestic and overseas filmsread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

'Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters' Sequel Loses Director Tommy Wirkola

He wants to "not just do sequels"read more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

IFC Films Takes 'Goodbye To All That'

Paul Schneider, who stars, was named best actor at the Tribeca Film Festivalread more (Movies 30-Sep-14)

'The Equalizer' Scores Fourth-Highest September Debut Ever

Featuring superstar Denzel Washington operating well within his wheelhouse, R-rated action movie The Equalizer had one of the biggest September openings ever this weekend.Meanwhile, The Boxtrolls had an above-average debut for a stop-motion animated movie, though it still wound up slightly behind The Maze Runner's second weekend.Playing at 3,236 theaters, The Equalizer opened to $34.1 million this weekend. That ranks fourth all-time in September behind Hotel Transylvania, Insidious Chapter ... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 28-Sep-14)

Friday Report: Denzel's 'Equalizer' Dominates With $12.6 Million

The Equalizer got off to a strong start on Friday, while The Boxtrolls had one of the best stop-motion animation debuts ever.At 3,236 theaters, The Equalizer opened to an impressive $12.6 million. That ranks third all-time for star Denzel Washington behind American Gangster ($15.9 million) and Safe House ($13.6 million). It's also well above last Summer's 2 Guns ($9.9 million), which had a strong co-lead in Mark Wahlberg. For the weekend, The Equalizer is on track to gross at least $35 mill... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 27-Sep-14)

Forecast: Odds Favor Denzel's 'The Equalizer' This Weekend

Opening at 3,234 theaters, Denzel Washington action movie The Equalizer is going to easily take first place at the box office this weekend. Meanwhile, Laika Animation's The Boxtrolls will battle The Maze Runner for the runner-up spot.The Equalizer is based on the TV show of the same name, which ran for four seasons in the 1980s. It featured a former intelligence agent who uses a unique set of skills to help average people "equalize" the odds against them. The connection to the TV ... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 24-Sep-14)

'Maze Runner' Franchise Off to Strong Start

The Maze Runner sprinted to the front of the pack with one of the biggest September debuts ever; add in strong international sales, and a new young-adult franchise was born this weekend.Meanwhile, A Walk Among the Tombstones and This is Where I Leave You fell short of modest expectations.Playing at 3,604 theaters, The Maze Runner opened to $32.5 million this weekend. That's nowhere close to Divergent, though it is bigger than Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief ($31.2... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 21-Sep-14)

Friday Report: 'Maze Runner' Quick Out of the Gate

The Maze Runner jumped out to the front of the pack on Friday with $11.25 million. Otherwise, business was relatively quiet: A Walk Among the Tombstones and This is Where I Leave You fell a bit short, while No Good Deed and Dolphin Tale 2 fell hard going in to their second weekends.Playing at 3,604 theaters, The Maze Runner debuted to more than twice as much as recent young-adult misses like The Giver ($4.75 million) and The Host ($5.3 million). Still, it only opened to around half as much ... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 20-Sep-14)

Forecast: 'Maze Runner' on Track for Big First Place Debut

After a few quiet weeks, business should pick up substantially this weekend. Three major new releases hit theaters, and young-adult adaptation The Maze Runner will likely finish at the front of the pack.Opening at 3,604 theaters, The Maze Runner is the latest attempt to cash in on the young-adult craze that's led to successful franchises like Twilight, The Hunger Games and Divergent.For every hit, though, there's at least two misses: in the past two years, the young-adult graveyard includes... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 19-Sep-14)

'No Good Deed' Succeeds, 'Guardians' Passes $300 Million

No Good Deed easily took first place ahead of Dolphin Tale 2 on another quiet weekend at the domestic box office.Playing at 2,175 locations, the Screen Gems thriller opened to an estimated $24.25 million. That's in the same general range as 2009's Obsessed ($28.6 million), which shared a producer (Will Packer) and star (Idris Elba) with No Good Deed. More impressively, it debuted significantly higher than last year's The Call ($17.1 million), which was also a Sony thriller featuring a femal... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 14-Sep-14)

Friday Report: 'No Good Deed' Defeats 'Dolphin Tale' Sequel

No Good Deed dominated the box office on Friday, while Dolphin Tale 2 opened below its predecessor. Meanwhile, crime drama The Drop exceeded expectations with a fourth place debut.Playing at 2,175 theaters, No Good Deed opened in the top spot with $8.8 million. That's a strong result for this modestly-budgeted thriller; among similar movies, that's in between Obsessed ($11.2 million) and The Call ($6.2 million). For the weekend, No Good Deed is on track to earn between $22 and $25 million. ... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 13-Sep-14)

Forecast: 'Dolphin Tale,' 'No Good Deed' to Lead Another Quiet Weekend

Dolphin Tale 2 and No Good Deed could be in a tight race for first place over what will probably be another slow weekend at the domestic box office.According to online ticket seller Fandango, these two new releases have sold essentially the same number of tickets headed in to the weekend. An opening in the $15 to $20 million range seems likely for both titles.At 3,656 locations, Dolphin Tale 2 reaches theaters almost exactly three years after the original Dolphin Tale became a minor hit wit... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 12-Sep-14)

Grading Mojo's Summer 2014 Forecast

Back in April, Box Office Mojo made specific box office predictions for 20 Summer 2014 releases. At that time, it looked like it was going to be a tough Summer to predict; that theory turned out to be more true than we had imagined.Half of our picks were wildly off, which is a significant increase over past years. These inaccuracies can be chalked up to a few poor assumptions made ahead of the season.First, the predictions were made based on the assumption that July had to be the highest-gr... (Box Office Mojo - Top Stories 10-Sep-14)