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NBC's telecast of the deciding game of this year's NBA Finals has hit nothing but net -- net records for NBA coverage.
"Party of Five" creator Keyser/Lippman Prods. has named Deborah Cincotta VP of development.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures