ShoWest is going arthouse. This year's annual exhibitor convention in Las Vegas will kick off with a new program, the ShoWest ShowCase: An Evening of Independent Film.
Darin Spillman has been named VP of production at Trimark Pictures, overseeing the company's genre film activities. He joined Trimark this month after serving two years as VP of production at Roger…
President Clinton's request for the FCC to enact free airtime regulations, made during his State of the Union address Tuesday night, hadn't even made its way over to the agency's headquarters before…
Booming box office through the holidays helped AMC Entertainment Inc. turn a profit of $233,000 in the third quarter, compared with a $1 million loss a year earlier, on 32% higher sales of $216…
"The Full Monty" is spawning its own genre of life-affirming comedies set in northern English cities: Tapestry Films and Kushner-Locke (K-L) have agreed to co-finance Nick Mead's "Swing," which stars…
Emil Sitka, a veteran character actor best known for his many roles with the Three Stooges, died Jan. 16 at St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo following a stroke he had suffered in…
Despite fervent pleas from producer Jerry Bruckheimer to run his company, Touchstone Pictures exec VP of production Mike Stenson is staying put -- at least for the time being. Bruckheimer has been…
An estimated 75 million viewers tuned in to see embattled President Clinton deliver his State of the Union Address Tuesday night, up a powerful 36% from last year's estimated audience, but that…
British media group Pearson put the music division of All American Communications on the market Wednesday, two months after completing its $515 million acquisition of All American.
It's hard to believe, but six naked and not particularly attractive blokes from Sheffield have toppled Steven Spielberg's dinosaurs from the top of the U.K.'s all-time box office chart.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%