Multi-billionaire Ronald Perelman, building a growing media empire, will pool three of his entertainment companies and raise money to expand even more.
Cox Cable Communications will deliver the Prodigy computer service over cable lines to Cox's San Diego subscribers, the companies said Tuesday.
Carmike Cinemas Inc. leapfrogged AMC Entertainment Inc. to become the second largest exhibitor in the country in the number of screens it operates.
Paul Allen, one of the nation's wealthiest men, has purchased the controlling interest in Ticketmaster from one of the nation's wealthiest families to expand his interactive multimedia portfolio.
The nation's second-largest long-distance company and the seventh-largest cable operator plan to test a system that allows customers to place long-distance calls over their cable wiring.
As the interactive superhighway gets paved, TV programming margins may get squeezed, but opportunities will abound, panelists said at a seminar Wednesday.
As major studios increasingly rely on blockbusters to fill their coffers, big-ticket producers such as Joel Silver and Arnold Kopelson said no studio would bite if they pitched a low-budget picture.
Nostalgia Network's board, which has been split over whom to sell the money-losing cable channel to, at least agreed Tuesday to sell it.
Live Entertainment Inc. found that a mouse, a cat and a silent-screen star were no match for Arnold and Sharon.
With no releases in the third quarter, Carolco's revenues slid, but the indie also managed to curb its losses. For its results, the feature film division relied on the foreign B.O. of "Basic…
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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%