The MTV Networks, eager to make its VH-1 channel "more relevant and meaningful," has hired John Sykes, one of the creators of MTV, to replace Ed Bennett as president of VH-1.
Victor Film Company Ltd. is offering “To Die For,” an AIDS-themed film about a young man haunted by the camp ghost of his drag queen lover. The producer of the film, Gary Fitzpatrick, says profits…
Off Broadway theater generates $ 92 million in audience spending, according to a survey of audiences released Monday by the Alliance of Resident Theaters/New York. The research is the first look at…
Just as writer-director John Singleton ("Boyz N the Hood") was a hot filmmaking prospect in Hollywood agency and studio circles before he had collected his sheepskin from the USC film-writing…
During a brief stop Monday at Location Expo in Santa Monica, Gov. Pete Wilson narrowly dodged the repeatedly asked question of just how badly the film industry has been hit by a mass production…
Viacom Inc.'s fourth-quarter net profits rose 16% to $ 13.58 million, or 11 cents per share, helped by a 32% surge in cash flow at MTV Networks, but a new legal threat to its takeover of Blockbuster…
Information superhighway technologies will be on prominent display at the National Assn. of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas.
The weekend was not particularly kind to the exclusives roster, with a surprisingly large number of pix registering noticeable slips.
The first pink slips have been issued at Columbia Pictures TV as part of a consolidation of the two Sony Pictures Entertainment TV divisions under one banner.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%