Sony Pictures Entertainment has named Patrick Murphy senior vice president of its Worldwide Product Fulfillment Group. Murphy will report to William Humphrey, executive VP of SPE's Digital Studios…
Premiere magazine has added two names to their masthead.
Veteran film publicist Judy Arthur has ankled HBO to join Polygram Films as vice president of national publicity.
Italy's pay TV network Telepiu will be launched on the Milan stock market at the end of the year or in the first few months of 1999, Canal Plus Intl. CEO Michel Thoulouze said last week.
NBC has pulled the Dick Wolf drama "Players" off its schedule, with no return date scheduled. The USA Networks Studios' drama, starring rapper Ice-T, averaged a 5.4 rating and 10 share in homes this…
Coscient Group of Montreal is going into the Imax production business. Coscient, Quebec's leading indie producer, has partnered with Capital Communications CDPQ to form an as-yet-unnamed company that…
Producer Andrew Lazar has sold a comedy pitch by "Larry Sanders Show" scribe Adam Resnick to Paramount Pictures for $325,000 against $650,000.
Sony Pictures Classics' "The Spanish Prisoner" captured the No. 1 spot on the exclusives roster in its second weekend.
Last week proved a fiscal seesaw at the box office, with the Great White Way's musicals almost universally improving over the previous week's gross receipts, and straight plays generally declining…
Newcomer Liz Stauber has signed to co-star in Dimension Films' schoolhouse thriller "Killing Mrs. Tingle," which begins shooting in May.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line