Columbia Pictures has bought "Serial Dater," a spec script by Jon Harmon Feldman, an exec producer of "Dawson's Creek."
Videovisa, Mexico's largest video distributor and retailer, is selling a 50% stake in its video reproduction subsidiary for $15.5 million to Technicolor Video.
Miramax Intl. has wrapped up a string of package deals in the wake of Cannes, some of which see the indie powerhouse dealing with new distribution partners.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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Gaylord Entertainment's County Music Television has tapped veteran Oz Sony music exec Gill Robert as CMT's Australia-Pacific Rim marketing and programming vice-president.
"The Magic Hour" grappled with interference from hockey and basketball championship games in its first four days on the air last week.
Hallmark Entertainment obtained the homevideo and international TV rights Wednesday to "Pappyland" and "Skinnamarink TV" in a seven-figure deal with Craftsman & Scribes Creative Workshop.
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has signed three comedy writer-producers to overall deals worth a combined total of about $15 million.
Despite the European Commission's rejection of their proposed digital pay TV merger, media giants CLT-UFA and the Kirch Group are applying to antitrust authorities to raise their stakes in pay TV web…