France's pay TV titan Canal Plus and its main shareholder, utilities giant Vivendi, are hammering home their interest in deals with Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.
Blaming rivals for flooding the market with pricey new movie screens, United Artists Theater Co. posted dismal 1999 results Thursday and disclosed it is talking with lenders about recapitalizing the…
Teutonic video giant VCL Film + Medien surpassed its own growth forecast in the first quarter with a 13% rise in revenues to DM17 million ($8.3 million) and a tripling of its earnings before…
After a fierce bidding war, Capital Radio has agreed to buy Border TV, one of the smallest regional stations in the ITV network, for £146 million ($232 million).
Jessica Lange, Barbara Boyle and Denzel Washington will be among the honorees at the 24th annual Women in Film luncheon June 9 at the Century Plaza Hotel. The org's Crystal Awards, which recognize…
Todd Garner has ankled the Walt Disney Co., where he has served as co-president of the Buena Vista Motion Picture Group for the last 11 months. Garner, who shared the title with Nina Jacobson, said…
Jean Drucker, chief executive of France's M6, said he is proposing a restructuring so that there will be a clear division between strategy and operations.
At the end of the month, Atom Films will launch a film spoof section on the Web site via the bow of "American Pi," a short film helmed by Neil Palmer and starring Robert Patrick Benedict as a high…
Hard rockers Metallica have become the first recording artists to file a copyright infringement suit against the popular Internet file-sharing program Napster. USC, Yale and Indiana U. were named in…
Universal Studios' consumer products arm, continuing its drive into sports sponsorships, has moved into professional basketball by signing rookie star Wally Szczerbiak of the Minnesota Timberwolves…
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%