Sony Corp. reported Thursday that net income for fiscal 1998 and the fourth quarter was up 59.2% and 68.2%, respectively, on double-digit sales gains, with the pictures and music divisions both…
Going some way to show that 1998 will at last see a recovery for Mexican film, new state production fund, Foprocine, has approved $4.8 million in financing for an initial seven pics, two of which are…
Warner Bros. has written a low-six-figure check to option the Lois Duncan novel "Daughters of Eve" for Joel Silver to produce, with rookie scribe Carla Lane attached to adapt the screenplay…
ABC's Saturday-morning kids block surged ahead of five-year broadcast champ Fox in viewership for the season to date, but cable net Nickelodeon still ranks No. 1 for kids in the daypart.
Leonardo DiCaprio and his "Titanic" shipmates ruled the Japanese box office for the "Golden Week" national holidays in late April and early May. Golden Week is the third-largest box office season in…
Sales and distribution company Cinequanon Pictures Intl. has launched its own domestic releasing label, CQN Releasing, to be headed by arthouse vet Peter Marai.
"E.R." star Anthony Edwards is laying aside his scalpel to join the ensemble cast of "Dancing About Architecture." The drama, which is being written and directed by Willard Carroll, already stars…
The current rights rift between Granada Entertainment and Carsey-Werner over the development of the ABC comedy "Earth Scum" apparently stemmed from more than one single incident, sources say.
Dresser Dahlstead, a veteran radio programmer and announcer, died of heart failure at Valley View Hospital in Las Vegas on April 20. He was 88.
Miramax's genre banner Dimension Films will join forces with Tommy Hilfiger USA for a $30 million advertising and marketing campaign -- the largest in Dimension's history -- to support the upcoming…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%