Indie film distribbers Ari Newman and Gregory Cascante have picked up worldwide theatrical rights to Straw Weisman's movie "Man of the Year."
NBC Enterprises' rookie series "Starting Over" has edged up the firstrun-syndication ladder from "go" to "firm go" with the signing of four more big-city stations. The new deals have propelled the…
Palm Pictures has acquired all U.S. rights to Gallic veteran Claude Chabrol's sly tale of guilt, culpability and family secrets, "The Flower of Evil," continuing the distrib's acquisitive streak with…
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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%
This city's attraction for offshore filmmakers will grow with the construction of the country's first floodable soundstage, due to open in July.
Fox laffer "Wanda at Large" is looking more and more like a hit after winning its Wednesday slot for a third straight week -- and, for the first time, without a lead-in from "American Idol."
John F. Riordan, president and CEO of troubled United Pan-Europe Communications, has been elected president of cablers lobby group.
AFTRA has won the right to represent on-air staff at Telemundo's WSNS-TV Chicago following an election supervised by the Natl. Labor Relations Board.
Film folio Movieline is morphing in May to cozy up even closer to the stars. New mag is called Movieline's Hollywood Life and will focus more behind the screen than on.
Principal photography has begun in Toronto for the Italian-Canadian co-production "Lives of the Saints," starring Sophia Loren and based on the trilogy by Italian-Canadian author Nino Ricci.
EMI Music Publishing is adding a little more Motown to its collection -- 30% more, to be exact. The musicpub giant has upped its stake in the Jobete song catalog -- home to a treasure trove of Motown…