Spyglass Entertainment, the independent producer and distributor run by Roger Birnbaum and Gary Barber, has formally unveiled a $200 million revolving credit facility with Chase Manhattan Bank.
Screen Gems, Sony Pictures Entertainment's new midrange releasing arm, has acquired domestic distribution rights to Lakeshore Entertainment's feature "Arlington Road."
With more people at home to watch TV, "Donny & Marie" and other fledgling syndie yakkers enjoyed a Nielsen bounce during the Christmas-New Year's holiday period, according to Nielsen's syndie ratings…
Frustrated by capacity limitations at cable systems, femme-skewed Hispanic cabler Gems is going after lease agreements with low-powered broadcasters.
Walt Disney Pictures and its subsidiary Jumbo Pictures Inc. have partnered to release the animated "Doug's 1st Movie" theatrically on March 26.
Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey are moving their Icon Prods. to Paramount Pictures, ending an eight-year relationship with Warner Bros.
Shares of Golden Books Family Entertainment more than quintupled in price between Wednesday and Thursday on what appear to have been erroneous reports that the Walt Disney Co. was interested in…
Roger Rabbit, eat your heart out. Russian animators are starting work on a version of Mikhail Bulgakov's classic novel "Master and Margarita," whose magic atmosphere will be created by mixing live…
Peter Care, the Brit shooter behind music videos for such acts as R.E.M. and Bruce Springsteen, is in negotiations to direct the Danny DeVito starrer "Stretch Armstrong" for Disney.
Fresh off a record-breaking Nielsen rating Sunday for "Murder in a Small Town," with Gene Wilder as an amateur sleuth, A&E will commission an original movie featuring fictional detective Nero Wolfe.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%