Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti is set to meet with Argentina's President Carlos Menem Wednesday in an effort to win greater access to South American market for U.S. films.
Looking for material to follow "The Fifth Element," director Luc Besson read only to the fifth page of Simon Winchester's book "The Professor and the Madman" before agreeing to pony up $250,000…
Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush ("Shine") and Sam Neill ("The Piano," "Event Horizon") are in final negotiations for lead voice roles in "The Magic Pudding," an animated film from…
The A list of execs and artists from film, TV and music attended the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund's dinner honoring record producer David Foster.
"One of the few joys a writer can have in Hollywood is to have something everyone will want," says bestselling novelist James Patterson, whose thriller "Kiss the Girls" has become a box office…
Jennifer Jason Leigh and rising star Jude Law have been set to headline David Cronenberg's "Existenz," which goes before the cameras next April in Toronto.
Axel Springer Verlag chairman Jurgen Richter announced Friday that he is resigning his post at the end of the year.
Canal Plus chairman Pierre Lescure said that Warner Bros. is about to take a 10% stake in Canal Plus' satellite service, Canal Satellite.
Just six weeks after his agency called for a temporary embargo on business dealings with three Hollywood studios, China's Radio, Film and TV Minister Sun Jia Zheng locked Motion Picture Assn. of…
Bud Carey is out as GM of lagging O&O WCBS New York, replaced by his boss, Jonathan Klein, who will continue to serve as prexy of CBS Television Stations.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%