The American Film Marketing Assn. has banned two Asiandistribs from next month's American Film Market unless they pay more than $ 300,000 owed to sales company J&M Entertainment.
Reed Intl., parent company of Daily Variety, has agreed to a T62.3 million ($ 90 million) pricetag for its 3.66% stake in British satellite broadcaster BSkyB.
Julian Mounter, former director-general of Television New Zealand, has been appointed president and chief executive of Hong Kong's Hutchvision Ltd., parent company of Star TV.
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%
Dutch music behemoth and emerging movie giant Polygram has grabbed U.K.-based vid distribbery Vision Video Ltd. from General Electric Capital Corp. for a bargain price, believed to be below $ 5.6…
The road to court is paved with broken dreams. For six years, David Puttnam was the most influential board member of Goldcrest, the multiple Oscar-winning company that made "Gandhi,""The Killing…
Britain's biggest independent producer, Thames TV, has inked what could be a groundbreaking deal with talent agency International Artistes.
Yorkshire-Tyne Tees, the commercial TV station covering the Northeast of England, yesterday posted a big increase in pretax profits for the year ended Sept. 30, 1992.
Marketing maven John Durie has quit Manifesto Film Sales to set up his own marketing boutique. Durie's departure follows organizational realignments at Manifesto that have seen his role -- originally…
The Rank Organisation, Britain's largest leisure and entertainment conglom, yesterday posted disappointing results for the year ended Oct. 31, 1992.
Rank Organisation boss Michael Gifford broke his usual "no comment" policy yesterday to state "clearly and unequivocally that our film and television activities are not for sale."