Sony Pictures Classics' "The Opposite of Sex" ascended the exclusives roster, moving up from second place last weekend. The Christina Ricci-starrer bedded $66,781 on six screens in New York and Los…
PolyMedia and multimedia heavyweight Petersen are targeting the teenage girl audience with a new Teen magazine-branded music sampler CD, with plans for future collaborations between Polygram's music…
Looking to let Europe get a taste of its theme park biz, Universal announced Monday its acquisition of 40.5% of Spain's largest theme park, Port Aventura, with the intent to manage and expand it.
Scarlett O'Hara's famous party gowns now look like they've been left in the sun too long. Thank goodness, then, for Sherman's backlot bonfire and Mammy's red silk petticoat. They provide nostalgic…
On July 1, Turner Network Television will launch a feed for affiliates in the Pacific time zone, allowing bicoastal uniformity in viewing times.
In the latest round of musical chairs in the exec suites at EMI, Gary Gersh, prexy/CEO of Capitol Records, is leaving the label. Sources said Gersh told staffers during a morning gathering that he…
Fox 2000 is getting "Chicklets," a spec by Lamar Damon, in a low- against mid-six-figure deal. Kenneth (Babyface) and Tracey Edmonds' company, Edmonds Entertainment, will produce.
Writer-director Gary Ross ("Dave," "Big") and former CAA agent Jane Sindell have formed the optimistically titled production banner Larger Than Life Prods. with a three-year, first-look deal at…
Kushner-Locke has formed a joint venture to launch a Spanish-lingo film channel for Latin America and U.S. Hispanic markets.
Guy Torry, a standup comic who appears in "American History X," due in November from New Line, has signed to co-star in "G's Trippin' " for October and Beacon.
Burbank-based indie production company Popular Arts Entertainment is expanding its operations, opening a Gotham office and enlisting veteran TV producer Dick Schmidt to oversee development efforts on…