Pilot lights already burning for nets The networks are starting to greenlight a slew of pilots for fall. NBC has ordered a few comedy pilots from NBC Studios, in-cluding, “Mind Your Own Business”…
In addition to its new initiative to acquire exclusive video rights to independent films (Daily Variety, Jan. 13), Blockbuster has announced a deal with Showtime to offer for rent 24-36 features from…
GERMANY Berlin-based production and distribution company Senator Film AG will offer shares on the Neuer Markt section of the Frankfurt stock market starting Jan. 29. The money raised will be used to…
Cardinale, visiting Paris to congratulate Giuliano Berretta on his nomination as director general of Eutelsat, warned Murdoch that his digital ambitions are being closely watched by the Italian…
Bebe Neuwirth is returning to Barry and Fran Weissler's revival of "Chicago." But Lilith-philes shouldn't get into a lather just yet.
Former NBC exec Flody Suarez has been named head of TV operations for the production company headed by filmmakers Barry Sonnenfeld and Barry Josephson. It has an exclusive TV deal at Columbia TriStar…
The spat between Asian satcaster Star TV and Indovision, its former partner in Indonesia, is turning nasty.
Box office revenues in Italy rose 20% in 1998 and film admissions were up 15% from the previous year, according to preliminary figures from national financial daily Il Sole 24 Ore.
The American Film Institute is looking to the stars.
HBO has given Warner Bros. Television a 13-episode commitment for an hour-long drama skein based on "L.A. Confidential," New Regency's 1997 Oscar-winning detective yarn about corruption in the 1950s…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.7M Cumulative:$167.1M Disney 36.50%
Rio 22Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$46.3M Fox 59.74%
Draft Day3Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$11.9M Lionsgate / Summit 43.09%