Dragged back into the red last quarter by anticipated losses at its half-owned USA Network, Paramount Communications nevertheless reported a surprisingly robust performance from its film business.
Cable network TNT continues to stock up on hour dramas, adding Warner Bros.' original "Kung Fu" to its lineup.
Trimark Holdings Inc. expects to post flat earnings growth in the third quarter that ends March 31, "significantly below" analysts' expectations, the company said Tuesday.
At a press breakfast Tuesday to unveil ABC's newsmagazine show "Turning Point," Roone Arledge, the web's news prexy, answered reporters' charges that the show is moving his division into the tabloid…
Producer Arnold Kopelson on Tuesday purchased the week's hot spec script, making an outright buy of "Como Bluff" for low six figures against mid six figures, sources said.
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
Polygram Filmed Entertainment, a unit of the Dutch media giant, has bought Movies Films Prods., the Benelux indie distrib and producer, for an undisclosed sum.
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.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%