Big-studio biopics of Joan of Arc have gone in and out of turnaround, but Ron Maxwell has taken a big leap forward in his own effort to bring history's most famous martyr to the screen: Moira Kelly…
EchoStar Communications Corp. chairman Charlie Ergen escalated his attack against his one-time sat-TV partner, News Corp., claiming Tuesday that the media giant backed out of its deal with EchoStar…
After delivering across-the-board cuts to Aussie film, TV and arts bodies last year, the conservative government defied expectations Tuesday night by not touching film funding but hacking into coin…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
FCC Chairman Reed Hundt laid out for the first time this week a series of proposals for limiting hard alcohol advertising on television.
Groupe AB Sat, in conjunction with A&E, launched its history channel Thursday in time to commemorate the 1945 armistice. The first thematic channel in France devoted entirely to history, ''La Chaine…
Strong growth from the Family Channel offset increased production deficits at MTM, allowing Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. to show 1% growth in net profit in the first quarter to $4.7 million on 30%…
CanWest Global Communications Corp. has agreed to sublicense its national TV programs to rival WIC Western Intl. Communications Ltd., which will air them on its four stations in Alberta.
Sony Corp. and Fuji Television Network will announce today that they are joining Rupert Murdoch's direct satellite broadcasting venture in Japan, JSkyB, as partners.
Cable viewership is up in France, a just-released study by Mediametrie reports.
AMC Entertainment Inc. increased net profit 17%, to $8.2 million, in the March quarter on 36.1% higher revenue of $222 million, driven by stronger box office and the exhibitor's expanded screen…