Cable & Wireless Communications, the U.K.'s biggest cable operator, has posted a pre-tax profit of £151 million ($247.6 million) before exceptionals for 1997, up 110%. Sales were up 12% to $3.74…
Goldwyn Films, the specialty unit of MGM formed late last year to finance and distribute independent features, has inked its first production deal, picking up the tab for Oz comedy "Mr. Accident," to…
Strong revenue growth at most of Scandinavian Broadcasting System's (SBS) TV channels led to an improved station operating cash flow (earnings before taxes, interest, depreciation and amortization)…
Matthew Broderick and Rupert Everett will star in "Inspector Gadget" for Walt Disney Pictures. Broderick will play the title character and Everett his arch-nemesis.
After just over a year in Gotham, "The Life" is aiming to spread to London this October, according to a source familiar with the show's plans. A second "Life" company will be formed in London, where…
Peter Buckingham has been appointed director of distribution for Film Four, Channel 4's newly restructured film company.
Despite recent excitement and media saturation of the Tony nominations, the legit season found itself in a post-Easter holiday/pre-summer funk last week. Broadway took in a total of $11,986,748 to…
Marcus Cable Co. L.P. posted a first-quarter loss of $32.9 million on revenues of $126.9 million.
The stars began to arrive, most of the luggage didn't and the Croisette put on its festival finery May 12, as Cannes prepared itself for today's opening of the 51st film extravaganza (through May 24).
Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, the investment bank, has entered into an agreement with the Steel Co. to facilitate financing for international entertainment ventures.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%