Telephone companies are opposing sweeping legislation offered this week by Sens. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) and John Danforth (R-Mo.) that contains a provision allowing telcos to offer cable TV service…
If Hollywood is planning to turn out more family fare, it certainly doesn't show in this week's R-strewn bulletin from the MPAA's Classification & Rating Administration, with only "Robin Hood: Men in…
HutchVision Ltd.'s Star TV is embarking on a major expansion. The Hong Kong-based satellite-delivered programmer is opening eight new offices throughout Asia and expanding four existing ones.
As one of the youngest exex moving up the creative ladder at Warner Bros. Pictures, 28-year-old Tom Lassally was named senior VP of production Thursday, where he will continue to answer to worldwide…
Bernie Goldman has ankled his presidency at the Steve Tisch Co. to become production VP at Walt Disney Pictures.
Home Shopping Network has broken back into the black. The cable shopping programmer has been nagged by financial and legal issues for several months, but managed to eke out a $ 5.8 million (7 cents…
ABC Entertainment president Ted Harbert paused during his presentation to affiliates Thursday to make a policy statement about TV violence -- namely, that the web will work to keep levels to "an…
A new production company formed by John Labatt Entertainment was incorrectly identified in Thursday's paper.
A Dusseldorf court has rejected a motion to revoke Vox's license.
The entertainment industry should take a leadership role in combating television violence by refusing to work on shows that glorify violence, delegates were told at a "Prime Time/Crime Time" seminar…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%