Bob Holmes has signed an exclusive two-year production deal to remain with NBC as executive in charge of production.
Yet another Cautionary Tale of the Information Age: The Canadian theater chain Cineplex Odeon Corp. has begun running a 90-second spot in its theaters lecturing audiences on the do's and don'ts…
A feature version of David Halberstam's Vietnam war epic "The Best and the Brightest," and legit and pic versions of the bestselling bio of socialite politico Pamela Churchill Harriman are two of…
Sam Fuller, iconoclastic director of low-budget films and a cult favorite for 40 years, died Oct. 30 of natural causes at his home in the Hollywood Hills. Fuller, who lived in France until recently…
Barry Diller's HSN Inc. on Friday withdrew the cash alternative in its $300 million offer for the outstanding 49.9% of Ticketmaster Group Inc., just as Ticketmaster appointed a special committee of…
Only two kinds of people watch "The X-Files." This is not arbitrary; we have irrefutable statistics. You could look it up.
Thelma Adams of the New York Post has been elected chair of the New York Film Critics Circle, succeeding Bob Campbell of Newhouse Newspapers.
NBC's Saturday rookie "Sleepwalkers" has gotten off to a drowsy start in preliminary Nielsens for Nov. 1, limiting the NBC lineup to a modest adults 18-49 victory from the premiere of its…
Paramount Pictures continues its foray into specialized distribution with "The Education of Little Tree," which debuts Dec. 5 in exclusive runs in New York, Los Angeles and Toronto. The picture goes…
Dallas LBO firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst has emerged as the leading candidate to acquire United Artists Theatre Circuit, the No. 2 exhib circuit, at a price that could reach $900 million, Wall…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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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