Telescene Film Group has inked a housekeeping agreement with seasoned Canuck writer-director-producer Peter Pearson, Telescene president Robin Spry announced. Under the terms of the deal, the…
EXCLUSIVEVertigo Prods., the company behind last year's huge French hit "Would I Lie to You?," has announced plans to open a U.S. office and produce a string of English-language remakes of French…
Italy's leading film industry player, the Cecchi Gori Group, has concluded the sale of equity in its extensive film library, which is expected to raise $294 million and help alleviate debt incurred…
The Walt Disney Concert Hall was always a mission in search of a donor. Show me the money, the phantom project always seemed to be saying. The $50 million put up a decade ago by the cartoon tycoon's…
Kunikazu Sogabe has been upped to supervisory vice president, Asia, for Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. (CTFDI).
CNBC has moved toward the creation of an inhouse TV syndication division by hiring Rich Goldfarb for the new post of senior VP of syndication sales and marketing.
America Online has laid off 40 people -- half of its work force -- at its Culver City-based Entertainment Asylum unit, which develops interactive programs for the Internet and the popular AOL service.
DreamWorks has tapped video industry veteran Matt Brown to head its new worldwide homevideo division, which to date has zero films in release. That will change on March 10, when DreamWorks' first…
AUSTRALIA Penny Chapman, one of Australia's most celebrated TV drama producers, is quitting her plum post as general manager of network television at pubcaster Australian Broadcasting Corp. (ABC)…
Granite Broadcasting Corp. earned $1.4 million in the fourth quarter, the company said Wednesday, compared with a loss of $744,000 a year earlier on 15% higher revenue of $42.7 million. * * *…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%