MGM Grand Inc. has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to allow it to borrow up to $1.5 billion in bank credit and more than $2 billion in other forms of subordinated debt to raise…
French efforts to bring Gallic culture to the Arab world suffered a setback this month when millions of Middle East viewers, expecting to tune into Canal France Intl.'s Saturday-afternoon educational…
The film business is rife with outlandish stories about the scars writers have incurred pumping their independent visions up onto the screen.
When Geraldo Rivera takes a six-week Mediterranean cruise beginning Monday, he will leave his nightly CNBC talk show "Rivera Live" in the hands of such guest hosts as O.J. Simpson trial…
One constant hitch in the indie finance game comes when actors and their agents and managers want to be assured of their share of overseas revenues, especially when they are working for deferred…
As independent distributors continue to be purchased by studios and as exhibitors continue to be inundated by a tremendous flurry of titles wanting screen time, many independent filmmakers find…
Giampaolo Sodano, former Sacis president and current director of Mediaset's leading channel Canale 5, was appointed president of the Sorrento Intl. Meetings fest (Incontri Internazionali di Sorrento).
With Texas-size ambition to augment its staff of six, Dallas-based indie DNA Prods. has in 10 years managed to rise through the strata of festival projects, regional commercial and service work to…
The independent distributor is dead. Long live the studio classics division.
Fifteen-year-old Megalyn Echikunwoke will make her professional acting debut as the young female lead in the forthcoming four-hour ABC miniseries "Creature," based on the Peter Benchley novel "White…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%