SFX Broadcasting Inc. Tuesday said it expects to report revenues of more than $50 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 1996, compared with $21.5 million a year ago.
The Italian film industry showed signs of a slight recovery in 1996, based on the national pic production figures released this week.
Mayfair Entertainment has acquired all international rights to 27-year-old filmmaker Morgan J. Freeman's "Hurricane" for what sources familiar with the deal estimate to be more than $1 million.
Bruce Willis has received an equity interest in L.A.-based company Activision and profit participation as well as a fee for his work on an upcoming vidgame, "Apocalypse."
Thalia Assuras, a staffer with ABC News since 1993 and anchor of the latenight/early morning "World News Now" and "World News This Morning" broadcasts, is defecting to the new Westinghouse/CBS cable…
Highlighting Wall Street's lack of faith in entertainment, investors have sold down stock in Viacom Inc. over the past week on signs that the company's Blockbuster video chain had a disappointing…
The U.K.'s annual cinema admissions are on course to reach 180 million by the year 2000, according to a report from exhibition analyst Dodona Research.
King World has sold its newsmag "Inside Edition" in 90 markets, including all of the top 10, for next season. ABC O&O WLS Chicago, and KHOU Houston have renewed "Inside Edition" through the year 2000.
The Directors Guild of America chose five first-time nominees for DGA's feature film honors Tuesday, another indication of the wide-open nature of this year's awards derby, as well as the strong…
Umberto Giordano's "Fedora," an Italian opera about Czarist Russian exiles starring Placido Domingo in the role of Loris, will lead off L.A. Opera's 1997-98 season Sept. 3.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%