Fearing that a reconfigured service would pose a serious threat to CNN and other Turner Broadcasting System services, Ted Turner has vetoed the sale of Time Warner's one-third stake in Court TV to…
Todd-AO Corp. has announced that its acquisition of London-based Tele-Cine Cell Group, the post-production and special effects video and film company, has been accepted by Tele-Cine shareholders.
Americans aren't about to let a little detail like the Cannes Film Festival get in the way of seeing the "Seinfeld" finale.
L.A.-based Williams Worldwide Television has reached an agreement with Belgian channel Tele Achat to provide direct response television programming through 1999.
"Naked Gun" meets "Titanic." That's the premise of a spoof script bought by New Line Cinema that makes fun of Jim Cameron's Oscar-bedecked mega-blockbuster.
Former film archivist James Christie Wagner, who more recently served in various TV production capacities, died Feb. 22 of heart failure at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. He was 54.
French producer Philippe Carcassone, who recently announced the creation of CineB, a joint production venture with the Pathe group, has unveiled the company's first four pics.
Technicolor Film Services, London, will become only the second facility in Europe with the capacity to produce negatives and prints containing all four optical sound formats.
Writer-director Brian Skeet and producer Ian Benson, who last worked together on "The Misadventures of Margaret," have made plans to re-team on Granada Film's "The Weekend."
The ITV network has disclosed it plans to produce and commission 30% original programming for ITV2, the terrestrial web's upcoming digital terrestrial channel.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%