British author and journalist Angus Finney has signed a deal with publisher Random House to write an unauthorized history of Miramax Films.
Telewest, the U.K.'s second-biggest cable operator, has put an end to speculation and announced it is close to completing a £666 million ($1.2 billion) takeover of General Cable, the fifth-largest…
Last week was decidedly mixed for Broadway -- with 15 of its 30 theaters' gross receipts in various states of decline from the previous -- but the Great White Way still managed to finish up, with…
NBC, along with a group of other companies including Allen & Co., Intel and GE Capital, has acquired an equity stake in the new media music outfit Launch Media Inc. in a $22 million round of…
Giovanni Ribisi ("That Thing You Do!") has been cast in the MGM feature "The Mod Squad," an update of the groovy TV series about a trio of dropouts who are rehabilitated and become police officers.
E! Entertainment TV has skedded the most ambitious original production in its eight-year history, the four-hour documentary special "The Kennedys: Power, Seduction and Hollywood," an edition of its…
Given the choice, American moviegoers apparently would rather see John Travolta as a nimble young greaser than as a cynical middle-aged president.
Screen Actors Guild members who want to keep track of their all-important residual payments should now find it easier to do so.
NBC has named Mark Begor senior VP and chief financial officer, replacing Warren Jenson, who is leaving NBC to join Delta Air Lines.
Casting on United Artists' "Supernova" is heating up fast as three new thesps -- Peter Facinelli, Robin Tunney and Wilson Cruz -- sign on for roles in the extraterrestrial thriller.
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Transformers: Age of Extinction
Transformers: Age of Extinction1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$189.1M Paramount Pictures -29.55%
Tammy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$42.0M Warner Brothers / New Line -23.99%
How to Train Your Dragon 2
How to Train Your Dragon 23Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$144.9M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -24.34%