Football and Miss America have lent their attractive figures to an ABC victory in Sept. 8-14 primetime Nielsens. Meanwhile, strong season premieres and a big rerun rating for "True Lies" has allowed…
Following the departure of Walt Disney TV and Walt Disney TV Animation prexy Dean Valentine, Disney moved quickly Tuesday to reassign his former duties to David A. Neuman and Charles Hirschhorn, who…
British exhib ABC Cinemas, the second biggest in the country, is planning to sell 20 of its city center sites, a move forced by competition from new multiplexes.
Izzy Asper's CanWest Global Communications has agreed to sell a large chunk of its 76% interest in Oz's Network Ten, after intense pressure from federal regulators. CanWest will sell $219…
Hollywood Pictures has resuscitated the moribund spec market with the $2.25 million purchase of M. Night Shyamalan's "Sixth Sense," which carries an automatic greenlight for the scribe to direct…
The Sept. 10 obituary for Hal Goodman incorrectly stated that he wrote for Jack Benny.
The copyright-rich software and entertainment businesses on Tuesday urged a House subcommittee to support two international copyright treaties and ignore efforts by telephone and online companies to…
Even before the wide release of "Wes Craven's Wishmaster," Live Entertainment execs said Tuesday they are planning a sequel to the horror pic.
The emotional experience of playing a slave in her upcoming feature "Beloved" helped convince Oprah Winfrey, arguably the highest-paid person in TV, to keep her day job for another two seasons.
In a frantically busy weekend frame overseas, "Men in Black" notched stupendous preems in Germany, Austria and Australia, "The Lost World: Jurassic Park's" cume topped $300 million, and "Face/Off"…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures