Arista Records is on the road to another record-breaking year. The Clive Davis-led label topped $210 million in sales for the first six months of its fiscal year. The record half-year tally portends…
The romantic classic "Cyrano de Bergerac'' and lesser-known plays by Noel Coward and Bertolt Brecht will highlight the inaugural season of the Lobero Stage Co.
Sony Corp.'s Sony Computer Entertainment unit plans to begin producing its PlayStation videogame machine in Mexico by summer, a company official said.
Calendar 1996 saw close to 500 movies tracked by Daily Variety in the domestic marketplace, which in-cludes Canada and the U.S. For instances in which a film has separate rights holders in the two…
Former Coral Pictures prexy German Perez Nahim has rounded up a team of Venezuelan TV veterans to form SkyQuest Television, which is prepping a telenovela for a March shoot.
Standard & Poor's cut its rating on Cineplex Odeon Corp.'s debt Thursday from BB- to B+, citing profit and cash flow levels "below Standard & Poor's expectations" the past two years.
American Cybercast, the Marina del Rey-based company that pioneered Websodics with "The Spot," has re-organized under a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.
Kerry Packer's Publishing & Broadcasting Ltd. has inked a deal to acquire 10% of Sydney Harbor Casino from U.S.-based Showboat Inc., which had a 25% stake in the venture, for A$101.7 million ($79.6…
Dick Clark is again tossing his hat into the gameshow hosting ring, agreeing to front the new half-hour va-riety/gameshow strip "It Takes Two" that premieres March 10 at 4 p.m. on cable's Family…
Ten films from Southeast Asia are slated for the 47th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 13-24). In addition, di-rector Ning Ying from the People's Republic of China and Hong Kong actress Maggi Cheung…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen2Daily: $1.7M Cumulative: $140.5M Disney -30.18%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $437,117 Cumulative: $6.8M Relativity Media -25.73%