ESPN "SportsCenter" anchor Keith Olbermann, whose plans to leave the network June 29 were revealed Wednesday, said Thursday that he will take a summertime sabbatical to recharge his battery and…
Talks between the TV industry and kidvid activists fell apart Thursday after Vice President Al Gore broke his silence on the subject and endorsed a plan backed by parents groups to strengthen the…
NBC execs Harold Brook and Jerry Petry have both been promoted and will split the duties formerly handled by departing NBC Enterprises prexy John Agoglia.
Carl Icahn is today likely to take control of Marvel Entertainment, following a court decision in Delaware Thursday in favor of the bankrupt company's bondholders.
German pay-TV web Premiere has inked two megabuck pay TV output deals with Hollywood studio 20th Century Fox and with newcomer movie producer DreamWorks.
Marking a first for a Spanish-language web, Univision Network News has won a 1997 Edward R. Murrow Award in the network newscast category for its coverage of the Olympic bombing in Atlanta, the…
Keanu Reeves is near a deal to star in "Matrix," the big-budget sci-fi film to be directed by Andy and Larry Wachowski. Reeves will be paid nearly $10 million against 10% of the gross. Joel Silver…
Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Phase One Prods. has optioned screenwriter Mark Groubert's suspense-thriller pitch "The Farm."
Leonardo DiCaprio is making room for "The Crowded Room." The actor, who last starred in "Romeo & Juliet," has been in negotiations for the coveted role that had drawn the interest of several actors…
Polygram Film & Television Licensing has named Gary Miller associate director, film licensing. He will be reponsible for negotiating licensing fees for films and soundtrack albums. Miller comes to…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$59.2M Warner Brothers -3.25%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 0.67%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$58.2M Universal Pictures 0.07%