After more than a year of negotiations, 24 hour movie channel MGM Gold has secured a full time spot on Wharf Cable, the largest cable operator in southeast Asia.
Screenwriter Shane Black ("Lethal Weapon," "Last Boy Scout" and "The Long Kiss Goodnight") is donating his time and talent to write the short "A.W.O.L." for the American Film Institute.
An influential House member is seeing red over ESPN's decision to pay $600 million for NFL rights -- a deal which he fears will inevitably lead to rising cable rates. Congress will step in "if…
ABC is planning an aggressive slate of summer programs, including a sketch comedy show possibly with Drew Carey, a reality show with Cindy Crawford and a gameshow, according to Alphabet web execs…
Veteran PR specialist Jasmine Madatian has joined Paramount as senior vice president of national publicity for the motion picture group, where she'll be responsible for national publicity for all of…
Dutch director Peter Delpeut's "Felice ... Felice" is set to open the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival, which runs Jan. 29-Feb. 9.
Former world heavyweight boxing champ George Foreman has endowed a $100,000 scholarship for aspiring broadcast journalists at the U. of Texas at Austin.
Televisa reported a lower-than-expected 3.6% real-terms increase in upfront TV ad spending for 1998. The Mexican media conglom announced deposits of 6.7 billion pesos ($836 million). Pre-sale coin…
R “Club Vampire” (Concorde Pictures); “for strong violence and gore, sexual content and some language.” “Eruption” (Concorde Pictures); “for some violence and language.” “Johnny Skidmarks” (Johnny…
For the first time in its history, television's WB netlet has tied rival UPN in season-to-date primetime Nielsen averages, and WB did it on the last night before it picks up the five stations from…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%