One of TV execs' worst nightmares came true this week when the Tupelo, Miss.-based American Family Assn. announced it would call for a boycott of advertisers who support television shows tagged with…
German publishing giant Axel Springer Verlag AG announced Thursday that it will sell its share in German sports web DSF to Kirch Group subsidiary Taurus Vermoegensverwaltungs GmbH.
King World Prods. has added two new executives to its syndication sales force. Fred Petrosino has been named vice president of sales, and Lee Villas has been named account executive.
Eyemark Entertainment has sold its new weekly action hour "Pensacola: Wings of Gold" to the CBS Television Stations and the Partner Stations Network for fall.
In the wake of frenzied media interest and an outcry from politicians, indie film and television company Portman Entertainment Group has denied it plans to make a film based on the story of British…
Cox Communications Inc. and TCI Communications Inc. completed a trade of cable television systems representing about 600,000 customers.
After months of speculation, Viacom Inc. has begun efforts to sell its radio station group, holding talks with a range of radio operators, industry sources said. But according to insiders, Viacom…
Moviegoing in the Santiago area - 60% of Chile's total - dropped by 9% in 1996 due to a very weak first semester. The slippage was partly compensated for by a series of blockbusters in the second…
Salah M. Hassanein, president and CEO of the Todd-AO Corp., and Intl. Video Conversions Inc. chairman and CEO Ken Holland on Thursday announced that an agreement in principle has been concluded…
A battle is brewing between ABC Entertainment and ABC News, as the former wants to schedule David Kelley's midseason drama "The Practice" in the Wednesday 10 p.m. slot currently held by the ABC News…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%