Hungary's status as an emerging TV market is battering its video industry, and distributors of U.S. cassettes are the hardest hit.
Canada's Cineplex Odeon Corp. has embarked on a development plan to bring as many as 12 state-of-the-art cineplexes to the Turkish market over the next three years.
Hungarian telecom giant MATAV has just entered the cable television industry in a development that could endanger TV interests owned by Time Warner.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
RTL Klub, the newish network owned by CLT and Ufa, has changed its program lineup and management team in a bid to beat out Hungarian market leader TV2 -- which is majority owned by Scandinavian…
U.S.-owned Global TV Network (GTN) is purchasing the Hungarian cabler Sziv TV, and plans to merge the channel with the M Sat cable network, owned by the Hungarian Broadcast Corp. (HBC).
Israel-based cinema developer Forum Film, owned by prominent Israeli exhibitor-distributor Muki Gridinger, has just launched Hungary's newest multiplex theater, Cinema City, via Gridinger's local…
Ten to Watch, Directors - 1998
The arrival of three commercial TV networks on the Hungarian dial has created a frantic demand for programming that is jacking up prices, fostering multimillion-dollar output deals and opening vistas…
Two Magyar networks have signed multimillion-dollar program buying deals in a bid to stock their schedule with competitive titles as commercial television takes root in this nascent market.
Two Magyar networks have signed multimillion-dollar program-buying deals in a bid to stock their schedule with competitive titles as commercial television takes root in this nascent market.