October Films has hired Sarah Eaton as vice president of publicity and promotions, filling the vacancy created earlier this month when Nancy Bannister ankled to join Paramount Pictures.
The last license for digital terrestrial television in the U.K. has been awarded to S4C Digital Networks Ltd. (SDN), a company set up by the Welsh TV channel, S4C.
The Senate Appropriations committee gave its blessing Tuesday to a $100 million budget in 1998 for the National Endowment for the Arts, taking the agency one step closer to fiscal security for at…
Last week, 20th Century Fox lamented to the Wall Street Journal that it had been treated unfairly by Walt Disney-owned ABC because the network refused to accept advertising for Fox's animated…
The rights to the bestselling novel "Indian Killer" have been acquired by ShadowCatcher Entertainment, a Seattle-based production company, which has teamed producer Scott Rosenfelt with former Sony…
Barbara Stroum, a former vice president at Marquee Enterprises and owner/founder of White Rose, two prominent concert promotion companies, died July 18 of heart failure in Los Angeles. She was 51.
Christopher Walken has been tapped to co-star in "Illuminata," the erotic farce set in 19th century Italy and penned by Brandon Cole and John Turturro. Sources said the deal closed late Friday.
Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) has agreed to block the White House's choice for FCC commissioner if the nominee does not meet the approval of Sen. Ernest Hollings (D-S.C.)…
"Pop" and "MmmBop" gave a lift to Polygram's financial results in the first half of 1997, but a lack of hit movies put a dent in the company's otherwise buoyant figures.
Nan Morales has been promoted to vice president, feature production management, for Paramount's Mo-tion Picture Group.
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Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%