A one-time $46 million charge for closure of "non-performing" theaters increased Cineplex Odeon Corp.'s net loss to $42.4 million in the fourth quarter, it said Tuesday, from a loss of $9.8 million a…
Gustav S. Eyssell, a former president of Rockefeller Center, Inc. and the chairman of Radio City Music Hall during World War II, died Jan. 28 of natural causes in Hamilton, Virginia. He was 96. Born…
In its seventh weekend out at sea in Italian theaters, "Titanic" became the highest-grossing film in the country's history -- and returning the mantle to a U.S. production for the first time since…
Rialto Pictures plans to release a restored version of Federico Fellini's Oscar-winning "Nights of Cabiria."
C.J. Rapp Pittman will receive the Directors Guild of America's 1998 Franklin J. Schaffner Achievement Award. The award is given to an associate director or stage manager in recognition of service to…
Kazuyoshi Okuyama, the Shochiku movie executive ignominiously removed from his job at a two minute board meeting in January, has landed a new post as the president of a movie production company…
The Disney Channel's aggressive push to shift its identity from a pay network to a basic service is paying off big time -- the channel has added 8 million subscribers in just the last six months…
Falco, a classical music prodigy who turned to pop music and had a 1986 hit with “Rock Me Amadeus,” died Feb. 6 in a traffic accident in Santo Domingo. He was 40. The Austrian-born singer and…
Chile's premier music fest Vina del Mar, which just wrapped its 39th edition, scored a socko 35.5 household rating average over its six nights on network Megavision -- a 27% increase over 1997's…
CBS faces an open rebellion from some affiliates that say they won't give the network a dime to help pay for its $4 billion package of NFL rights.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%