BBC flagship web BBC1 should copy U.S. networks like ABC and be adventurous in commissioning skeins, according to the channel's new topper, Peter Fincham, speaking at the unveiling of the net's £226…
Wesley Snipes could have a tougher time working in South Africa after the government declared him an "undesirable person" on Thursday for using a fake local passport at Johannesburg Intl. Airport on…
Paramount's massive makeover has kicked into high gear, with chairman Brad Grey tapping Revolution Studios partner Rob Moore to become Par's president of worldwide marketing, distribution and…
Lions Gate Entertainment is buying Scandinavia's Modern Times Group library, home to 332 titles including "Dirty Dancing," "Conan the Barbarian" and sequels from the "Halloween" horror franchise.
Tuning In: A few emmy categories, such as animated program an hour or longer, are juried, meaning a panel of judges can hand out multiple awards or none at all based strictly on perceived merit.
Sales of new albums from Coldplay and Gorillaz helped drive EMI Group's revenues and operating profits for the fiscal first quarter ahead of the year-earlier period. "X&Y," the latest offering from…
Hugh Laurie's nod in the dramatic lead actor category for his work on Fox's "House" finally validated his decision to become an actor.
Emmy voters put the Marc Cherry on top -- handing 15 nominations Thursday to the series creator's frosh sensation, "Desperate Housewives." But the "Housewives" have some veteran competition: Aging…
ANIMATED PROGRAM (less than one hour)“Family Guy” (North By North Quahog), Fox, 20th Century Fox. Seth MacFarlane, exec producer/writer; David A. Goodman, Chris Sheridan, exec producers; Danny Smith…
The 23rd Just for Laughs comedy fest kicked into gear Thursday, and once the star-studded galas start Wednesday, most of the top players in the North American comedy biz will be hanging out in…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%