AN AURA OF TENSION customarily surrounds filmmakers when they're in the final throes of putting together their next movie as they zero in on cast, budget and location. Not so with two directors I…
Shaw Communications may realize some of the profits from its investments in two California-based high-tech companies.
Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. and Buena Vista Intl. have appointed two key executives in their Colombia and Mexico joint ventures.
Despite the end of an 11-week lockout by ABC on Friday, some members of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians feel deeply disappointed with their union for its handling of the…
Paramount and MTV Films' high school football comedy "Varsity Blues" broke through a crowded field to lead the league with a projected $14.3 million for the first three days of the four-day Martin…
Rupert Murdoch's Italian ambitions suffered a major blow on Thursday when Italy's National Soccer Assn. rejected the mogul's unofficial $2.5 billion offer to secure pay TV rights for all first-and…
As the 10th anniversary edition of the Nortel Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival wrapped on Sunday the annual unspoolings in the desert once again provided an ambitious programming lineup, including 32…
Live drama may soon return to TV via NBC sudser "Sunset Beach." Peacock execs have gotten behind an idea to take the fledgling hour-long daytime serial live for an entire week, most likely this…
Lawyers on Friday gave final arguments in Dustin Hoffman's lawsuit against Los Angeles magazine over its unauthorized use of his image, taken from a poster for the movie "Tootsie."
Catherine J. Hagney has joined National Geographic Television as VP of their domestic homevideo division. Based in NGT's Washington headquarters, Hagney will be responsible for managing and…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar