European satellite operator Eutelsat and Italy's space agency Telespazio have announced that a digital transponder called the Hot Bird Channel will be offered free-of-charge to all those who want to…
MGM has closed a deal with Adam Shankman, Jennifer Gibgot and Jeff Davidson for their pitch "Smash Cut," about the origins of the musicvideo industry in the 1980s.
Fidelity Manager and Research Co. highlighted its commitment to entertainment investments when it disclosed Monday that its parent FMR Corp. now owns 10.85% of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Ltd.
Japanese television networks have unveiled a set of standards for animated programs designed to prevent another outbreak of the video induced seizures caused by the popular cartoon "Pocket Monsters."
CBS' coverage of the final round of the Masters has earned that golf tournament's second-best Sunday overnight ratings since 1990.
Telecom Italia approved a preliminary agreement Thursday with pubcaster RAI that would create a second digital TV platform in Italy. One platform has already been launched by pay TV operator Telepiu.
Stretching the dollar Hollywood-style may be a new avocation for first-time filmmakers Sam Sokolow and Rob Lobl. The pair used every contact they could muster to cast Teri Garr, Al Franken, Bob…
Todd-AO Corp. announced Monday that it is moving to acquire London-based Tele-Cine Cell Group, a post-production and special effects film and video company.
Artisan Entertainment -- formerly known as Live Entertainment -- has purchased a "minority interest" in Summit Entertainment and signed a five-year international distribution deal with the L.A.-based…
Actress Nia Long, who appeared in "Soul Food," "Love Jones" and "Made in America," has landed a starring role opposite Patricia Arquette and Gabriel Byrne in MGM's "Toby's Story," set to start…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%