Six nominations for the musical revival "Sweeney Todd" make it the top contender in the Laurence Olivier Awards.
Domestic theaters took in $ 5.15 billion in 1993, setting a new record, according to figures released Tuesday by Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti.
After an often acrimonious monthlong battle, Rogers Communications has finally succeeded in its takeover bid for Maclean Hunter.
Joe Abruzzo has been named senior VP and director of research at the Network Television Assn., replacing Steve Singer, who left the venture. Abruzzo was director of analytic research at Nielsen…
The afterglow of the Winter Olympics continues to warm CBS, helping the network win the Feb. 28-March 6 primetime Nielsen race by 2.2 rating points -- a margin of victory that equals CBS' widest…
MovieFone Inc., the telephone movie information and ticket service, will hold an initial public offering of its stock.
Germany's struggling Vox television station will go off the air by the end of the month unless its biggest shareholder, Bertelsmann AG, finds new partners, company officials said Tuesday.
Television stations are hot properties again. At a time when most of the communications industry is busy preparing for an uncertain future in a 500-channel universe, TV station sales are on the rise.
One-time costs related to its failed bid for Paramount Communications and the startup of two international ventures sent QVC Inc.'s fourth-quarter net profits tumbling 85% to $ 2.8 million.
Jean-Pierre Elkabbach, prexy of French pubcaster France 2/3, has called on the government to stump up 1.2 billion francs ($ 200 million) in emergency funding. This follows an audit of France 2 and…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%