Morgan Creek Prods. has paid six figures to buy an action-adventure screenplay by "Heartbreak Ridge" and "No Mercy" scribe Jim Carabatsos. The script, called "Cairo," is about a New York cop out to…
Viacom put an end to months of speculation about who would oversee TV production, distribution and broadcasting operations at the newly merged company by naming Paramount TV Group chairman Kerry…
Robert M. Cheren, the former president of marketing and distribution for Orion Pictures, has been retained as executive consultant for distribution and marketing by Interfilm Technologies, an…
Julie Kleinick has been elected the first-ever woman president of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. Kleinick, who takes office April 1, is the vice president of M&S Management.
To beat the jungle drums for its summer release "The Lion King," Disney dazzled the press with two on-lot gatherings Thursday that featured wild animals, generous clips from the film and hints about…
Will the ever-increasing drone of the fast-approaching infomation highway, not to mention the buzz around new media marketing tools, be enough to effectively drown out the voice of radio?
Time Warner is about to take a major step into the French cable market, teaming up with U.S. cabler Comcast to form a joint cable operating company, Cite Reseau.
Shares in QVC Inc. showed every intention of extending their losing streak to five consecutive days before staging a late afternoon recovery Thursday on favorable technical factors.
Quarter Moon Films, a small North Hollywood-based production company, thinks it has an emerging filmmaker on its hands in 44-year-old writer/director John Albo, who has just finished his first…
In its continuing bid to become an entertainment industry power, Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. has set up a company with Fox Television Stations Inc. to buy affiliates of Fox Broadcasting Co.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%