Cable cable cable -- both networks and systems -- boosted Time Warner's quarterly numbers. Filmed entertainment and music were sluggish, but that's OK, according to chairman and CEO Gerald Levin.
USA Networks Inc. has promoted Victor Kaufman to the new position of vice chairman.
MGM banged out its first full quarterly profit since 1988 as studio execs talked up their film slate and upcoming TV deals, including the possible acquisition of a television station group.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$5.6M Cumulative:$24.3M Sony / Screen Gems -42.28%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$15.9M Warner Brothers -44.30%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
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Imperial Credit Industries of Torrance said Monday that it's agreed to purchase the Lewis Horwitz Organization, a company that's been helping finance independent films for the past 30 years.
Owners of MGM stock as of Friday will receive 0.328 subscription rights for each share held as part of a $720 million rights offering, the company announced.
Canal Plus appears to be the leading contender to take a chunk of Artisan Entertainment as the U.S. indie seeks a European corporate partner, sources close to both companies said Thursday.
MGM shares roared Tuesday, jumping 30% after the Lion put a nasty squeeze on short sellers who have been pushing its stock lower in recent months.