Asian satellite service Star TV has inked an agreement with the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to carry the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards telecast in English throughout the 38 countries…
CINAR Films is the latest Canadian film and TV company to go public. The Montreal-based production and distribution outfit -- which specializes in children's TV fare -- has issued a preliminary…
Four major record companies violated antitrust laws by threatening to withhold business from stores that sell used compact discs, a federal lawsuit claims.
Peter Bart: The Backlot
The organizers of the Mip-TV and Mipcom international TV trade fairs in Cannes, the Reed MIDEM Organisation, will launch the Mip-TV Asia Screenings and Conferences, to be held in Hong Kong Nov…
CBS and Viacom Intl. have settled all pending litigation between them over payments due for distribution of certain TV programs owned by the network.
Robert Altman's "Short Cuts" and Gus Van Sant's "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues" will compete at the 50th Venice Festival, while Woody Allen's "Manhattan Murder Mystery" will unspool out of competition…
Spanish-language broadcaster Telemundo Group Inc. Friday consented to Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after reaching agreement with its largest creditors on terms of a restructuring plan.
Chris/Rose Prods. and New World TV have optioned “Force of Nature”– the story of Dr. Vicki Hufnagel, a surgeon who's crusaded against the medical practice of unnecessary hysterectomies — with plans…
A sexual and religious harassment claim made against a senior member of IATSE Electricians Local 728 -- which the union's board had settled out of court -- has sparked a letter-writing campaign…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M