TBS Superstation, Mandalay Entertainment and Sony Pictures Television have pacted to develop a two-hour movie based on Steven-Elliot Altman's forthcoming novel "The Deprivers."
Markets & Festivals
Much of syndication posted ratings spikes for the week ending Nov. 3, as daylight-saving time concluded and November sweep episodes began.
Lit management shingle Crescendo Entertainment Group has hired manager Anthony Klish, adding six writer-directors to its client base.
The Sundance Institute and Japanese broadcasting corporation NHK have selected 12 finalists for the 2003 Sundance/NHK Intl. Filmmaker Awards.
Netco MusicMatch has inked licensing deals to use the digital catalogs of four of the five major label groups, clearing the way for the upcoming launch of its online subscription service, Artist on…
In a rare departure for the Spanish film industry, prodco Markab Creativos has created a new division to find international and local financing for the Spanish film and TV industries.
America Online head of programming James de Castro, who oversaw the company's massive AOL 8.0 rollout, has ankled his post after just seven months on the job, marking the latest in a slew of…
Miramax put in a first-time appearance at the Mannheim-Heidelberg Intl. Film Festival's co-production meetings, which wrapped Tuesday with a record attendance.
Bruce Willis has committed to star in "Hostage," the adaptation of the Robert Crais novel that Joe Roth's Revolution Studios picked up in turnaround from MGM.
Veteran "Simpsons" scribe-producer Sam Simon is teaming with former "Mad TV" star Artie Lange to develop a DreamWorks TV-produced laffer that's headed to NBC.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$162.3M Disney -70.34%
Rio 22Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox -77.49%
Oculus3Daily:$946,007 Cumulative:$13.0M Relativity Media -64.44%