Three newcomers offered little competition to the weekend's top-10 holdovers, which all enjoyed drop-offs of 31% or less from last weekend.
Universal Records has tapped industry vet Valerie DeLong as veep and will team her with top label execs to bolster the presence of Universal artists on radio.
Marlo Thomas has landed a role in the indie film "Starfucker" (aka "Dust and Stardust"), currently in production in L.A.
NBC wrapped up a seven-game World Series Sunday with a strong 26 rating and a 39 share in the 38 metered markets.
Miramax Films has pulled off a spectacular British coup by forming a partnership with Channel 4's David Aukin and Colin Leventhal and former Miramax exec Trea Hoving to launch a major U.K. film…
No. 3 radio group Jacor Communications Inc. snapped up radio broadcaster Nationwide Communications for $620 million in cash Monday in the latest stage of the frenzied consolidation in radio…
Linda Mancuso has extended her deal as president of Peter Engel Prods. through 2001. Engel, whose company produces NBC's Saturday-morning teen show 'Saved by the Bell," also recently reupped with NBC…
Warner Bros. has purchased a romantic comedy spec script, "The Lion Sleeps Tonight," for Mark Canton's production company in a sale that gave a UCLA film school graduate student her first movie deal…
"The Full Monty," the Brit pic about a gang of unlikely male exotic dancers, outstripped "Four Weddings and a Funeral" over the weekend, becoming the most popular British film ever in the U.K.…
Veteran character actor Bob Balaban has joined the cast of TriStar Pictures' comedy-drama "Jakob the Liar," starring Robin Williams.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%