Larry Gleason, in his first major move as new distribution chief at MGM/UA, announced the layoffs Monday of 20 employees in the distrib division, closing down operations in at least two cities and…
Viacom named Edward Horowitz the chairman and chief exec of New Media and Interactive Television, marking the fifth key exec move in the last week as it tries to make up for time lost during its more…
Boldly going where no one has gone before, Mitchell Rubenstein, president and founder of Big Entertainment, has purchased the rights to an as-yet unseen universe and fictitious character created by…
Although Israel's Ministry of Communications recently approved the country's first pay TV service, movie interests in the country are challenging the decision in the courts.
Paramount's "Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult" came in blazing, clearing $ 13,216,531 in its opening weekend.
The Ten Group, which owns and operates the Ten Network's outlets in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, showed a net profit of $ A38.7 million ($ 27.9 million) for the half-year to Dec. 25, 1993…
ABC News president Roone Arledge praised the power of the Big Three broadcast networks in the face of a changing media landscape but expressed concerns about tabloid television in remarks at the…
Censorship in South Africa will come under scrutiny at the weeklong Limits of Liberty film festival in Johannesburg, featuring movies that have pushed the limits of good taste and sexual explicitness.
Faster than you can say "change reels," numerous exhibition and distribution executives were quick to express skepticism over Pacific Bell's announcement Monday that it would test a system to deliver…
When Warner Bros. CEO Robert Daly walked into the first post-merger gathering of senior Time Warner management in the Bahamas nearly five years ago, he felt a hand on his shoulder. It was a Time Inc…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%