Virgin Communications Ltd. of the U.K. is considering spinning off its U.S.-based entertainment unit through an initial public offering in the U.S., chairman Robert Devereux told Dow Jones.
Republic Pictures Prods., fresh off a recapitalization of the company, is pressing forward with a TV movie slate that includes two projects in production, a third on order and eight more in active…
Record retailer Wherehouse Entertainment has dropped its lawsuit against CEMA Distribution following the distrib's announcement Thursday that it had agreed to resume cooperative advertising with…
Berlin's International Funkaustellung (IFA), the world's largest consumer electronics meet, has kicked off here.
Dinosaurs are about to invade Italy in the form of the country's biggest film merchandising campaign ever. Apart from being the widest film release ever attempted in Italy -- with 300 prints poised…
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences has released its voting timetable for the 66th annual Academy Awards.
CBS comedies "The Trouble With Larry" and "Tall Hopes" preemed meekly Wednesday, drawing a 6.9 rating/13 share and 7.9/14, respectively, from 8-9 p.m.
E.W. Scripps Co. said it will launch a new home and garden cable television network in fall 1994. Home & Garden Television Network will be operated through its unit, Scripps Howard Broadcasting Co.
'Fortress' 1,200 prints Flexing some of its new-found Disney muscle, Miramax Films is sending out the Christopher Lambert actioner on Labor Day weekend with more copies than any of its previous…
Home Shopping Network Inc. has named Michael W.D. McMullen president of its new international division, the St. Petersburgh, Fla.-based company said Thursday.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%