'Much Ado About Nothing' 36,206/screen Samuel Goldwyn had much to crow about with the debut of Kenneth Branagh's latest pic on three Gotham screens. Film opens Friday in L.A.
Kiss of the Spider Woman …11 The Who’s Tommy … 11 Angels in America: The Millennium Approaches … 9 Blood Brothers … 6 Anna Christie … 5 The Goodbye Girl … 5 The Sisters Rosensweig … 5 The Song of…
Following a spectacular opening in Australia (Daily Variety, May 5), "Indecent Proposal" began its European run May 7 with a smash bow in Italy, grossing $ 1.7 million on 196 screens during its first…
"NBC Nightly News" has a new executive producer. ABC News veteran Jeff Gralnick on Monday was named the third executive producer in as many years for a show that has been mired in third place in the…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. and IBM are forming two companies aimed at delivering music, films and games electronically to retailers. If it succeeds, the partnership could dramatically change the…
o U.K. exhibs take a hard line against high terms for "Jurassic Park."
Cineplex Odeon 1st-qtr. net loss $ 10.8 million Exhibitor's red ink for the three months ended March 31 was narrowed from a first-quarter '92 net loss of $ 13.9 million. Story, page 4.
Fox Broadcasting Co. will launch a second cable channel on Tele-Communications Inc. systems at a reported fee of 25 cents per subscriber each month, or about $ 30 million annually, according to a…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer appears to be a sure-fire winner in the restructuring of Carolco Pictures. Details of the five-year distribution pact, which Carolco and MGM signed late last week, reveal that MGM…
Suppliers may have gotten a preview of the world after fin-syn on Sunday, as ABC slotted a show starring Paula Poundstone that wasn't on its development slate and didn't have a pilot but comes from…
Last Week…$ 56,700,000 1992…$ 59,800,000 1991…$ 58,400,000 Year to date…$ 1,340,300,000 *1992…$ 1,340,500,000 1991…$ 1,507,000,000 * one week less