Variety Editorial

  • Biz

Keep fans in game

By

It's getting ugly in the sports TV trenches and viewers, as usual, could suffer the most. Cox Cable, the nation's No. 4 system, has defiantly announced it will not assent to the aggressive carriage…

  • Biz

There's still hope

By

For readers poring over election returns this morning, a quick reminder: It was 37 years ago that Ronald Reagan won the gubernatorial election. Daily Variety's Army Archerd summed up his victory with…

  • Biz

Screener mortis

By

The major studios have put up a united front in declaring an end to screeners this Oscar season. Behind that show of strength, however, lie conflicting agendas and a nagging sense of futility.

  • Biz

Emmy hangover

By

Are award shows really that hard to mount? They sure look hard. No one was surprised when the rating for this week's Emmys plunged roughly 13%, yielding the second smallest audience in 13 years. That…

  • Biz

Muscled out

By

Billy Wilder once defined an associate producer as “anyone who would associate with a producer.” Quips like that are increasingly tempting to make, given how much muscle producers have lost as their…

  • Biz

Editorial disconnect

By

When it comes to trends in the movie business, the New York Times seems to offer an intriguing contrast in analyses. Writing in Sunday's Week in Review section, Bernard Weinraub, who apparently is…

  • Biz

Visas hit sour note

By

By now we have all heard the grim punchlines about Ray Charles getting searched by airport securiry. But there is a less-publicized problem with the post-Sept. 11 atmosphere: an immigration clampdown…

  • Biz

Let 'Passion' Play

By

The precept of freedom of expression often takes a back seat once the ideologues and pedants get involved. Mel Gibson's movie, “The Passion,” provides the latest and most vivid example. Though Gibson…

  1. 1
  2. 4
  3. 5
  4. 6
  5. 7
  6. 8
  7. 12

Marketplace

Data

Domestic Film DAILY

PROVIDED BY: Box Office

  1. 1

    Transformers: Age of Extinction

    Daily Gross:$3.7M

    Cume to07.09.14: $189.1M

    Transformers: Age of Extinction

    1
    Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$189.1M Paramount Pictures -29.55%
  2. 2

    Tammy

    Daily Gross:$2.6M

    Cume to07.09.14: $42.0M

    Tammy

    2
    Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$42.0M Warner Brothers / New Line -23.99%
  3. 3

    How to Train Your Dragon 2

    Daily Gross:$1.4M

    Cume to07.09.14: $144.9M

    How to Train Your Dragon 2

    3
    Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$144.9M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -24.34%

See Full List

Data provided by: