Legislation that would extend indefinitely a satellite program carrier's ability to deliver to backyard dish owners the signal of superstations such as WTBS-TV drew mostly praise at a House copyright…
After two days on the set of Warner Bros.' "Demolition Man," thesp Lori Petty was fired because of "creative differences," according to producer Joel Silver, who assures the shoot is going well…
Unity Broadcasting president and chairman Eugene Jackson has announced a June 1994 launch for World African Network, billed as the first cabler targeted expressly to African-Americans.
Principal photography is skedded to begin April 27 on "A Perfect World," a Warner Bros. film starring Kevin Costner and Clint Eastwood, who will also direct the film. Produced by Mark Johnson and…
Hoping to build on recent ratings momentum and increase live carriage of "Nightline," ABC will delay the show's start time by five minutes and offer affiliates more time for local sales if they will…
Germany's University of Oldenburg purchased some 700 features, documentaries and kidpix from the archives of the DEFA film studios.
Live Entertainment Inc. is officially back in business, which is also good news for 49.9% owner Carolco. As expected, a U.S. bankruptcy judge greenlighted the company's prepackaged Chapter 11…
"The Wonder Years" star Fred Savage has vehemently denied sexual harassment allegations raised by a former costumer in a Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit (Daily Variety, March 17).
SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST kicks into full gear today in Austin, spawning the largest A&R feeding frenzy of the year and emptying L.A. of publicists and writers for the latter half of the week.
CBS has sought to comply with the Children's Television Act on behalf of its stations by acquiring "Beakman's World"-- an educational half-hour that's currently airing in firstrun syndication -- from…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$35.1M Universal Pictures -34.92%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%