Shares of giant screen exhib Imax soared Wednesday as Warner announced the release of special, super-sized versions of Joel Silver's second and third editions of the "Matrix" franchise on Imax…
The chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts says he hopes the upcoming 100-community tour of Shakespearean plays by six theater companies will spur other NEA-funded theatrical tours.
Miramax senior VP of publicity Teri Kane is ankling to set up her own shingle. Kane, a nine-year vet of the mini-major, will launch Gotham-based Teri Kane Public Relations. She will continue to work…
Martha is switching from housekeeping to housebreaking. This fall Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia is launching a new pet show, which, unlike the company's flagship program, "Martha Stewart Living,"…
Hollywooders will finally get a chance to sound off in person on the Federal Communications Commission's proposed easing of media ownership rules.
Struggling to defend his turf, National Assn. of Broadcasters prexy Edward Fritts on Wednesday took aim at a key component of FCC topper Michael Powell's plan to rewrite media ownership rules.
Silencing any lingering doubts about TV's ability to fabricate a pop star, American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson rocketed to the top of the album chart this week, backed by a wave of publicity on the…
The 27th Hong Kong Intl. Film Festival wrapped Wednesday, battered by repurcussions from the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), the same day the government unveiled a $1.5 billion…
EMI is launching what it calls the biggest digital music initiative in Europe, offering more than 140,000 tracks for download from the Net from 3,000 EMI artists via third-party retailers using the…
BMG has rejiggered its marketing operations into a Global Marketing Group, to be overseen by exec VP Tim Prescott, marking the latest step in the music major's effort to scrap its regional reporting…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%