King World Prods. stock finally had a reason to jump. Oprah Winfrey signed a new contract that will keep the talkshow queen associated with the syndication giant through the year 2000.
Zsa Zsa Gabor Friday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in U.S. Bankruptcy Court , her press agent said. Gabor's attorney, Bennett Spiegel, said the actress "needed a breathing spell to reorganize her…
The Rankin Family went 4 for 4 at the Juno Awards, the Canadian version of the Grammys, picking up prizes in all categories in which they were nominated. The folk music ensemble nabbed Canadian…
The Gallup Organization is re-entering the motion picture research market with a new L.A.-based division. The new unit will initially concentrate on four separate areas of market testing and polling…
As a 5.3 earthquake rocked the greater Los Angeles area Sunday afternoon, it took just a few minutes for the region's television stations to jump in with live reports from some unlikely reporters.
Media mogul Silvio Berlusconi rejected charges Sunday that the Mafia was backing his bid to govern Italy, and pledged to wage war on organized crime if he wins next weekend's watershed elections.
Laughter was the best medicine for the weekend box office, where Paramount's "Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult" debut was the clear winner with $ 13.5 million. New Line Cinema's launch of "Monkey…
No one was more surprised than the California Film Commission last week when it found out the state Senate had created a new committee specifically designed to keep entertainment jobs in state…
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…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%