Tycoon Carlos Slim is planning to sell half his 49% stake in Cablevision. Shares are expected to be offered in stock markets including New York and Mexico City in the second half of April. Slim is…
Straight out of the University of Iowa writing program, 27-year-old Thisbe Nissen has landed a two-book deal with Knopf for a mid-six-figure sum.
Motion Picture Assn. chairman and CEO Jack Valenti reiterated his support for normalizing trade relations with China, saying the move -- which Congress will debate and vote on in coming months -- is…
After eight months without a president, the American Film Marketing Assn. has named Jean Prewitt as the organization's new prexy. Most recently a principal at Washington-based lobbying and public…
Rupert Murdoch, satellites and a giant automaker were front and center Thursday in speculation, denied by News Corp., that the company has talked about buying General Motors in order to gets its…
Rogers Communications and Shaw Communications, Canada's two largest cable companies, announced Thursday a series of deals that include an asset swap and a series of Internet alliances that cluster…
With advertisers clamoring for spots during Sunday night's Oscarcast on ABC, prices for a 30-second ad during the big event are averaging between $1 million and $1.5 million, a 30% increase from last…
America Online has agreed to form a wide-ranging marketing alliance with Universal Pictures in AOL's first partnership with a major studio since the online giant announced its plans to merge with…
Imax Corp. has created a division, dubbed Imax Enterprises, to develop businesses tied to its giant-screen operations and to digital technology initiatives.
On the eve of the Oscars, it is healthy to note that despite gaudy B.O. gains of late and a record spate of $100 million-plus grossers in 1999, the flops just keep on coming.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Transformers: Age of Extinction
Transformers: Age of Extinction1Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$192.5M Paramount Pictures -6.36%
Tammy2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$44.4M Warner Brothers / New Line -4.23%
How to Train Your Dragon 2
How to Train Your Dragon 23Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$146.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -3.87%