The Walt Disney Co.'s DIC Entertainment has signed a licensing deal with Japanese merchandiser Sanrio Ltd. to produce animated vehicles for Hello Kitty and other characters in the Sanrio family.
Stephen Rea, Illeana Douglas, John Ritter and Tom Arnold have just wrapped the indie pic "Hacks" under Gary Rosen's direction for Initial Entertainment Group.
Directing jobs for minority and women helmers once again showed scant movement at best in 1996, with slight gains for minority helmers and a drop in employment among female directors, according to…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. has begun discussions with Wall Street firms about the timing of an initial public stock offering, amidst suggestions from some parts of the company that it should go public…
Claiming her religious beliefs and marriage vows prevent her from playing romantic scenes, an actress has sued the producers of "Good News," a new United Paramount Network series, for allegedly…
Universal Studios' parent, Seagram Co., and Viacom haven't reached agreement on a plan to restructure ownership of their jointly owned USA Network nearly a month after a Delaware court ordered them…
Ikon Creative Services has increased its full-time staff and relocated to a larger facility.
Now that News Corp., has agreed to buy International Family Entertainment, one big question remains unanswered: What happens to MTM Entertainment?
Dashing hopes that the handover will open doors on the mainland, a top-ranking official in the Chinese film bureaucracy told Hong Kong film distributors Thursday not to expect preferential treatment…
Following the handover to China, Hong Kong may get its own branch of the China TV Program Agency, which controls mainland television programming, an agency boss told Daily Variety.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%