Three years after Fremantle Media's "Pop Idol" first bowed in the U.K. and began cloning its phenomenal success around the world, the reality star search has finally turned up in India.
No one expected the legacy of the sushi-loving, Sun Tzu-quoting Mike Ovitz to be revealed in the tiny backwater state of Delaware, but it has been. And here it is: Agencies will likely never again be…
The British theater deserves credit at the moment for advancing the cause of literacy, and not just because Kevin Spacey chose to launch his Old Vic tenure with a play that derives its title from the…
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
Tuning In: The political parties inevitably engage in post-mortem analysis and soul-searching after an election, which should leave Democrats with plenty to talk about. Still, the media also has much…
Has Michael Eisner painted himself into a corner? The legal tussle of teed-off stockholders vs. the Walt Disney board is entering its fourth week in a Delaware court, and the clock is ticking for…
What do maverick Belgian media player Christian Van Thillo and Dutch billionaire media mogul John de Mol have in common? Both have their sights set on the Dutch TV landscape and enough coin to place…
A host of new faces marked the 14th annual French Cinema Rendezvous in Beaune, which this year put piracy at the forefront of the confab organized by France's powerful Association of Authors…
What the $!&$*%?: Comedy Central has quietly been airing "South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut" in all its four-letter word glory for more than a month.
Peter Bart: What will Four More Years mean for the entertainment business? You don't need a seer to read the signs: Say bye-bye to meaningful media ownership caps (that's the true subtext of the Bush…
The music industry is ready for its annual fourth-quarter dash, hoping to not only sustain the 5% growth the biz is seeing over last year's levels, but to push it closer toward double digits.