New best friends Rupert Everett and Madonna have signed to star in Lakeshore Entertainment's dramatic comedy "The Next Best Thing," the company announced Tuesday.
Leading telco CTC has upped its stake in the Metropolis-Intercom cable operator by buying out fellow shareholder El Mercurio, a newspaper. CTC paid $50 million for the paper's stake and now holds a…
The German box office experienced its strongest first quarter ever, the German Federal Film Board (FFA) announced on Tuesday. Admissions reached 46.5 million in the first three months of 1998, an…
Looking to court a new audience with a couple of names from the past, the evolving Fox Family Channel is giving the 1970s' "Saturday Night Live" clay legend Mr. Bill his own primetime series and has…
A biopic of fashion model and human rights activist Waris Dirie will be jointly produced by Elton John's Rocket Pictures and Lysette Anthony's Barnaby Films, the companies announced Tuesday.
Judith Light, best known for her role on the ABC sitcom "Who's the Boss?," will make her feature film debut in the indie drama "Toscano," which shoots in Italy in June.
Amid great fanfare, Egypt has launched Nilesat, its first solo satellite venture.
Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution (WBITD) has named Robert Blair general manager of Canadian operations.
FROM NCTAFCC Chairman Bill Kennard said Tuesday that his agency will intervene within "the next few months" if talks between cablers and broadcasters do not result in widespread carriage of…
Henry Thomas, who appeared in the recent USA Network success "Moby Dick" and is in the current Live Entertainment release "Suicide Kings," has been cast to star in the indie adaptation of the Leon…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%