The top-rated Academy Awards telecast in 15 years has handed ABC its first weeklong primetime Nielsens win since Christmas week and its highest seven-night average since "Cinderella" and "Before…
Stephen Cornish has been promoted to VP-managing director, Europe, and head of the London office for 20th Century Fox Intl. Television.
The impact of the appointment of McDonald's marketing veepee Brad A. Ball as president of Warner Bros. theatrical marketing (Daily Variety, March 31) isn't likely to become apparent for several…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Gerhard Zeiler, 43, will replace Helmut Thoma as head of Germany's top-rated commercial web RTL later this year.
The second annual New York Women's Film Festival will kick off April 22 with a screening of Dorothy Arzner's 1929 film "The Wild Party," starring Clara Bow as an uninhibited college coed.
Norwegian director Harald Zwart has inked a deal with 20th Century Fox to make his U.S. studio debut with "Disaster Area," which Steve Oedekerk will produce.
For the first time, Warner Bros.' international theatrical distribution division is combining responsibility for Asia and Europe and awarding that key new post to 10-year studio vet Ivan Cheah.
Marvel Entertainment Group has hired Alex Holtz as senior vice president of sales and marketing.
Fed up with being forced to work without a contract since March 31, 1997, more than 300 ABC network employees took a comp day Tuesday and joined their union "brothers and sisters" in a "Solidarity…
Edgar Bronfman Jr., CEO of Universal Studios' parent the Seagram Co., called on the movie industry Tuesday to tier its ticket prices while beseeching the investment community to reassess Seagram's…