NBC and Sony Pictures Television are makin' whoopie, pacting to produce new primetime versions of unscripted classics "The Newlywed Game" and "The Dating Game." Peacock has ordered eight half-hour…
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Amid criticism of celebrities with antiwar views, SAG's leaders have warned against possible blacklisting of thesps. The guild's national exec committee delivered the warning Monday in a statement…
Harrison Ford and Ben Affleck will be presenters at the 75th Academy Awards.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
UPN has greenlit pilot "The Mullet Bros.," a laffer about two good ol' boys named after the redneck hairstyle.
Paramount Pictures has enrolled in campus comedy "American Booty." Studio has purchased Arthur Harris' first spec feature for MTV Films to produce, seen as an African-American "American Pie."
In a change of course, Bob Weinstein's Dimension Films has decided to start co-funding films in partnership with major studios. The Miramax genre division will partner with MGM to co-finance, produce…
Hughes Electronics' DirecTV has ended a 4-year-old strategic alliance with America Online, pulling the plug on Internet service AOL Plus and taking a $23 million charge, according to a filing Monday…
The awards hoopla didn't give much oomph to "Chicago" as it hoofed into Germany last weekend, although the tuner showed more heft in France and Mexico.
Madstone, an ardent proponent of digital cinema just a year or two ago, has shifted its focus. Over the past year, the Gotham-based company has acquired nine conventional multiplexes to program a mix…
Longtime Paramount Home Entertainment exec Meagan Burrows was upped to president of domestic home entertainment Monday. Burrows, who most recently served as exec VP of sales and marketing under…