A slimmed-down Live Entertainment finished the third quarter in the black, with net income of $ 1,082,000. Sales for the quarter (ended Sept. 30) were $ 91,215,000.
Paramount Home Video is distributing the videogame accessory Game Genie to the homevideo trade. The long-term agreement, between PHV and Game Genie maker Lewis Galoob Toys, goes into effect…
As expected, Orion Home Video has inked an agreement with McDonald's for the fast-food chain to distribute "Dances With Wolves" at $ 7.99 with food purchase (Daily Variety, Aug. 12). Deal was…
Capital Cities/ABC has appointed Jon Peisinger president of newly created Capital Cities/ABC Video Publishing. The Stamford, Conn.-based division will produce, acquire and market special-interest and…
The last of the defendants in the "Fantasia" heist case has been sentenced, bringing to a close one of the more colorful episodes in video industry history.
MCA Home Video president Robert Blattner, 40, was among three people killed in the crash of a private plane in Colorado Saturday. Also killed were unit publicist Dale Berliner, 32, and the pilot…
Homevideo revenues reached a new high in the third quarter of 1992. Titles that hit the street in the period were worth close to $ 1.16 billion to suppliers, edging out the record fourth quarter of…
Full Moon Entertainment plans to produce 16 films in 1993, with two targeted for theatrical release. The first of the theatricals will be released by Paramount Pictures; definitive release agreement…
Sources at Buena Vista Home Video indicated yesterday that consumers purchased more than 1 million copies of "Beauty and the Beast" on Tuesday, the first day it was available in stores. The rate of…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%