Viacom Inc. said Friday it has taken control of Paramount Communications. Viacom said it bought 61.66 million shares, or 50.1%, of Paramount.
Jack Nicholson has settled a civil lawsuit with a motorist who accused the movie star of smashing his car windshield with a golf club during an altercation.
The giant Euro Disney theme park will post more losses in fiscal 1993-94, even if the park's bankers and the Walt Disney Co. come to a refinancing agreement.
Dan Wolf has been upped to the newly created slot of VP, special projects for Walt Disney Pictures and Television, the studio announced Friday.
Freshman entries passed the B.O. test, as TriStar's "Guarding Tess" topped the weekend charts with $ 7.1 million. Savoy's "Lightning Jack" was right behind in second with $ 5.4 million, while…
Cox Cable and Southwestern Bell are going back to the negotiating table to rethink their $ 4.9 billion partnership in wake of the FCC's new cable rate regulations.
"In Custody," Ismail Merchant's debut as feature film director, premiered March 10 at Bombay's Liberty Cinema, with most of the principals present and an adulatory press in tow.
Kushner-Locke Co. raised $ 16.1 million in a convertible bond offering to pay for TV production and build its motion picture business, among other items.
Ronna Wallace, who ankled Live Entertainment several weeks ago, has taken over as senior veepee of acquisitions of Samuel Goldwyn Co.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has added another affiliate in the wake of its National Football League deal, signing UHF independent KDF-TV in Corpus Christi, Texas, effective April 10.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen2Daily: $1.7M Cumulative: $140.5M Disney -30.18%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $437,117 Cumulative: $6.8M Relativity Media -25.73%