The Zomba Group of Companies has formed Zomba Screen Music, a personal management outfit designed to represent film and TV composers.
Hong Kong-based entertainment powerhouse Golden Harvest is strengthening its presence in Malaysia by upping its stake in dominant exhibs Golden Communications and Cathay Cinemas.
Calendar 1996 saw close to 500 movies tracked by Daily Variety in the domestic marketplace, which in-cludes Canada and the U.S. For instances in which a film has separate rights holders in the two…
Aussie helmer Stephan Elliott ("The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert") has inked with Mark Damon's MDP Worldwide to direct "Eye of the Beholder."
Argentina's Clarin Group, parent of broadcaster Multicanal, has sold its Brazilian ca-ble assets under Artear to Globo for $55 million.
Members of the crew of "Ghost Central Station" picketed in front of Warner Bros. Studios Tuesday after they walked out of the nonunion production, a low-budget, family-oriented feature.
1. Independence Day (Fox) 306,155,579 2. Twister (WB) 241,721,524 3. Mission: Impossible (Par) 180,981,866
News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch left the door ajar for a News Corp. bid for control of the L.A. Dodgers Thursday, saying he was "hesitating" about whether to pursue the team.
Speakers lined up for the Jan. 22-24 25th anni meet of the North American Broadcasters Assn. include Federal Communications Commission international bureau chief Don Gips, European Broadcasting Union…
American Cybercast, the Marina del Rey-based company that pioneered Websodics with "The Spot," has re-organized under a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%