Peter Roth, president of the Fox Entertainment Group, has been appointed to serve a one-year term on the executive committee of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS).
Investors are retreating from the theater exhibition sector on Wall Street, anxious about the costs of exhibs' circuit rebuilding programs.
The Hollywood building that once housed Ed Wood's Casual Co. theater troupe and a bar that was purportedly frequented by Wyatt Earp is slated for the wrecking ball.
Tele-Communications Inc. subsidiary TCI Communications announced plans Friday to go global with a debt offering, while adding 255,000 Chicago-area cable customers and lightening its Mid-Atlantic load…
Television Broadcasts Ltd (TVB), the city's leading terrestrial broadcaster, plans to spend nearly $50 million over the next three years to establish satellite-delivered, digital-television service…
More than seven months after it first wowed festival audiences in Venice and Telluride, writer-director Paul Schrader's dark psychological drama "Affliction" has found a domestic distributor.
Speaking on the steps of the Justice Dept., civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson called on Attorney General Janet Reno and President Clinton to appeal this week's federal court decision striking…
Turner Broadcasting System has aced out the broadcast networks again for the exclusive first window of New Line Cinema's "Lost in Space."
Canadian film and TV producer Alliance Communications Corp. is increasing its presence in the music-publishing sector via the creation of the Alliance Music Royalty Fund, a new division that will…
Indie film agent Neil Friedman -- a regular on the festival circuit -- has parted ways with William Morris Agency after a year on the job.
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%