Are the Grammys getting all folked up? Multiple nominees Paula Cole, Shawn Colvin and Alison Krauss are part of a new wave of artists leaping from concerts in people's homes, coffeehouses and folk…
Ashley Judd will present the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards Feb. 28, at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
The pace of the staff exodus from All American Communications is picking up as new owner Pearson merges the production/distribution company with its existing worldwide TV operations.
Jacqueline Blum, who recently ankled her post as senior VP of worldwide licensing and marketing for Film Roman Inc., has been named senior VP of entertainment and licensing at Big Dogs, whose Big Dog…
The FCC voted Thursday to consider a rule change that would bar cable operators from owning a DBS license -- an action that is not a good sign for PrimeStar Partners' request to purchase a satcasting…
Warner Bros. has purchased a thriller pitch from unproduced scribe Carter Blanchard, for a low against mid-six figure pricetag, sources said.
In a deal tied to Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "Party of Five" renewal, the 22 Fox O&Os are expected to buy off-network reruns of the Columbia TriStar TV drama for a weekend syndication launch this fall.
Veronis Suhler & Associates is readying plans for a billion-dollar media equity investment fund, execs said Thursday, highlighting the vast sums of money continuing to flow into leveraged buyout…
Steven Spielberg's "Amistad" -- in which the government is the bad guy -- will be getting some help from American embassies in showing the film abroad.
Director Julie Davis' self-financed premiere of "I Love You Don't Touch Me" found itself a benefactor Thursday in Samuel Goldwyn Jr. Goldwyn decided to pay out of his own pocket for some of the pic's…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%