NEWS & HEADLINES (All)
|"Avatar" Grosses $73 Million This Weekend|
December 20th, 2009
James Cameron's "Avatar" grossed $232 million in its worldwide debut to post the best global launch ever for a non-sequel, including a strong domestic bow of $73 million that had to overcome the worst blizzard in decades on the East Coast.
|Javier Bardem Drops Out of "Nine"|
May 1st, 2008
Javier Bardem (No Country For Old Men) has stepped out of the lead role of "Nine," the musical that "Chicago" helmer Rob Marshall will direct for the Weinstein Company.
|Johnny Depp's "Shantaram" Delayed|
November 20th, 2007
The writers strike claimed two more casualties, with Warner Bros calling off a February production start on "Shantaram," the Mira Nair-directed adaptation of the Gregory David Roberts novel that was to star Johnny Depp.
|Broadway's "Nine" Finds Writer|
July 18th, 2007
The Weinstein Company has added another high-profile name to "Nine," tapping Oscar-nominated screenwriter and novelist Michael Tolkin (The Player, Deep Impact) to pen the screen adaptation.