Universal's buyout of Viacom's 50% stake in the USA Networks could yield a surprise revenue generator: the Sci-Fi Channel.
Producer Peter Engel has extended his pact with NBC Enterprises, agreeing to a new five-year deal that potentially will add primetime series to his current teen-oriented Saturday morning slate.
The USA Network raised a ruckus on Friday, charging that the claims of the Fox cablenet FX in ads trumpeting the ratings for its offnet reruns of "The X-Files" were inaccurate based on available…
Lars Weiss, one of the founding members of national commercial channel TV4 Sweden, is ankling his position as head of programs at year-end.
MGM's "The End of Violence" remained on top of the exclusives roster for the second week. The latest film from Wim Wenders negotiated $34,436 in five armistices on both coasts.
The date for bids on the Bouygues-owned Ciby 2000 has come and gone and sources say that Bain Capital, leaders of the investment group that recently purchased Live Entertainment, is in pole position…
Mary Ann Halford has been named senior vice president and general manager of Canal Fox and Fox Kids Latin America, the Fox Television Network announced.
Confusion and disgruntlement are breaking out within the Tokyo-based DVD Forum, the association of 10 DVD hardware makers convened to hammer out details of compatibility and mutuality.
Entries for the 1998 Sundance Film Festival's independent feature competition are due by Oct. 10, 1997, the Sundance Institute announced Friday.
Dustin Hoffman is set to star opposite Natalie Portman in Mandate Pictures' "Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium," a fantasy directed by Zach Helm. Mandate will fully finance "Mr. Magorium" and holds…
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%