Spain's distribution house Sogepaq has sold all French and Belgian rights on Fernando Leon's Sundance World Competition social drama "Princesas" (Princesses) to French distrib ARP.
Magazine and talk shows continued to be the hot category in syndication for the week ending Nov. 20, which included the second full week of the sweeps.
Shares in U.K. cell phone company Virgin Mobile rose 10% Monday on news that Blighty cabler NTL has approached Richard Branson's outfit for an £800 million ($1.4 billion) merger.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Sweeps may be over but ABC again dominated Sunday's primetime action by rolling out original episodes of its hit series.
"Ultranova," the notable debut from Belgian actor-turned helmer Bouli Lanners, and Jean-Marc Vallee's Canadian foreign-lingo candidate "C.R.A.Z.Y." took top honors at the 43rd Gijon Intl. Film…
ABC News named anchors Elizabeth Vargas and Bob Woodruff as permanent replacements for the late Peter Jennings on "World News Tonight." The appointments end four months of uncertainty that began in…
It was one last hurrah for “Harry Potter,” as the teen wizard held the top spot in a typically slow post-Thanksgiving frame. “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” fell 63% in its third frame to $20.5…
The fourth time's definitely a charm for Harry overseas, as “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” completely dominated foreign moviegoing over the weekend, with $92.6 million from more than 11,600…
Dave Chappelle is coming back to Comedy Central -- sort of. Network revealed Sunday that it will air previously-recorded sketches from the funnyman as part of what is being billed as season three.
The fifth Whistler Film Fest ended Sunday in a flurry of awards and a dump of snow, with Toronto-based Ilan Saragosti's "Exiles in Lotus Land" winning the Phillip Borsos Award for new Canadian…