Despite serious difficulties in joining the guilds' health and pension plans, AFTRA officials are pushing forward to find a viable alternative that could lead to the completion of the planned merger…
The cavernous South Hall at the L.A. Convention Center on Sunday resembled a studio backlot gone berserk as exhibitors scrambled during the first day of this year's Siggraph computer graphics confab…
While shock jock Howard Stern continues to tout his role in a planned movie "Jane" as the follow-up to his star turn in the autobiographical "Private Parts," the project is --- well, not exactly…
At a benefit thrown Friday night by the Free Speech Coalition for notable members of the adult film industry, publisher/free-speech battler Larry Flynt, the late John Holmes and veteran adult film…
The ax fell at Live Entertainment Friday as the newly installed owners of the indie film company handed out pink slips to 40 of Live's 166 staffers. The cuts, which were expected (Daily Variety, July…
The motherboard of directors in charge of Siggraph '97 decided that the sharing of knowledge among the computer elite that the convention represents should also be available to educators and the next…
France's giant pay TV operator Canal Plus Thursday reported provisional consolidated revenue of 6.264 billion French francs ($1.01 billion) for the first six months of 1997, a gain of 15.2% from the…
If you're among the millions of TV viewers who smiled the first time you saw computer-animated polar bears sipping Coca-Cola, then you've noticed the work of director Henry Anderson.
Minna Taylor has been upped to senior vice president of legal affairs at Fox Broadcasting Co., reporting to Eric Yeldell, exec VP of legal affairs.
Universal TV's “Jerry Springer” scored an all-time high national Nielsen rating in the week ending July 20. Information was wrong in Thursday's syndie ratings story. * * * Adam Dishell is VP, Central…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%