Tenacious satcaster EchoStar has resurrected its doomed bid to merge with rival DirecTV. On Thanksgiving eve, EchoStar filed an amended merger application with the Federal Communications Commission…
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The Brazilian House of Representatives' human rights committee is lobbying broadcasters to improve the quality of programming.
Financially challenged U.K. cable operator NTL confirmed Friday that it is likely to miss its mid-December deadline to complete its debt-for-equity swap, which aims to reduce its £12 billion ($19…
Kidvid producer-distrib-licensing banner Yoram Gross EM.TV has tapped Jean Russell as marketing and sales manager.
A controversial new broadcasting law in Indonesia bans privately owned broadcasters from operating nationwide.
Continuing its run of record-shattering bows, "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" posted awesome first day figures in Australia.
Insolvent TV titan Kirch Media appeared close to mending fences with its estranged partner, German publishing giant Axel Springer, on Wednesday as they try to settle the $765 million dispute that…
Veteran Italian directors Paolo and Vittorio Taviani will start shooting a two-part historical miniseries "Luisa Sanfelice" next year, with French supermodel-actress Laetitia Casta in advanced…
Italo pubcaster RAI has been thrown into further disarray after a third person quit the five-member board on Wednesday.
Some Australian pay TV networks are slow when it comes to meeting their obligation to invest 10% of their program spending on new Oz dramas.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%