HOLLYWOOD, May 19 (UPI) -- "Star Trek Into Darkness" took in an estimated $70.55 million to finish No. 1 in its opening weekend in U.S. theaters.
PETALUMA, Calif., May 19 (UPI) -- An estimated 30,000 fans of George Lucas' "American Graffiti" gathered where the film was shot in Petaluma, Calif., to celebrate its 40th anniversary.
CANNES, France, May 19 (UPI) -- Chinese actress Fan Bingbing received the first International Artist of the Year Award from The Hollywood Reporter at a gala reception in Cannes, France.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, May 19 (UPI) -- Alexei Balabanov, a prominent Russian film director in the 1990s and 2000s, has died in a village near St. Petersburg, a colleague said. He was 54.
NEW YORK, May 19 (UPI) -- "Twilight" actors Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart have broken up again after three years of on-and-off dating, People magazine said.
GROZNY, Russia, May 18 (UPI) -- A thriller starring Gerard Depardieu and British actress Elizabeth Hurley began filming Saturday in Chechnya, Russian officials said.
HOLLYWOOD, May 18 (UPI) -- A federal judge in Indiana ruled Warner Bros.' "The Dark Knight Rises" did not infringe on the trademark name of a computer security program.
LOS ANGELES, May 18 (UPI) -- The first film based on the work of humor writer David Sedaris was selected to screen on opening night of Los Angeles' Outfest, The Hollywood Reporter said.
HOLLYWOOD, May 18 (UPI) -- New Zealand actor Marton Csokas has been tapped to play the villain in "The Equalizer," starring Denzel Washington, The Hollywood Reporter said.
LOS ANGELES, May 17 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Justin Bartha is engaged to fitness trainer Lia Smith, multiple sources confirmed to UsMagazine.com Friday.
CANNES, France, May 17 (UPI) -- An unidentified man with a gun was arrested Friday after causing a disturbance at France's Cannes Film Festival, The Hollywood Reporter said.
LOS ANGELES, May 17 (UPI) -- Hollywood actress Demi Moore has broken up with restaurateur Harry Morton, her boyfriend of more than six months, E! News said.
CANNES, France, May 17 (UPI) -- Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher showed up at Leonardo DiCaprio's party in France dressed for bed and complaining about the noise, the New York Post said.
LOS ANGELES, May 16 (UPI) -- Image Entertainment says it has acquired all U.S. rights to "Winnie Mandela," starring Jennifer Hudson, at France's Cannes International Film Festival.
CANNES, France, May 16 (UPI) -- Samuel L Jackson is to co-star with Hailee Steinfeld in the action-comedy "Barely Lethal," RKO Pictures announced at France's Cannes Film Festival Thursday.