Monday night's last-minute, nationwide "Jurassic Park" screenings for film buyers brought exhibitors out in record numbers and apparently didn't disappoint them.
Reginald G. Harpur has been named VP, senior financial officer, worldwide film production and TV distribution at WB worldwide filmed entertainment. He joins WB from accounting firm Ernst & Young…
Samuel Goldwyn Co. posted a net profit of $ 1 million (18 cents a share) for the fiscal year ended March 31. That compares to a $ 3.1 million net loss (57 cents) in fiscal 1992.
As the behemoth production "Last Action Hero" barrels toward its June 18 release, Columbia Pictures chairman Mark Canton abruptly placed in turnaround late Tuesday a project that seemed a sure bet…
Theater operators look to be the primary beneficiaries of the glut of films battling for screens this summer. At least, that's what Wall Street is banking on, as investors continue to push up the…
Posting its first earnings since going public in February, Hemdale Communications Inc. recorded a profit of $ 1.2 million (19 cents per share). Revenues were $ 11.3 million.
Jim Cardillo has been promoted to senior director, A&R/marketing, at Warner/Chappell Music, according to Rick Shoemaker, senior VP, creative. Cardillo rises from his slot as director of talent…
Barbara Zipperman has been named VP of business/legal affairs at Interscope Communications, a new position.
Recently named GGP prez Bob Horowitz has appointed Hillary Mandel as head of sales for the San Francisco-based GGP production/syndication company. Mandel will fill the spot that was left vacant by…
Joe Toplyn and Ron Richards, former staff writers on "Late Night With David Letterman" and "The Tonight Show," have been hired as senior writers for Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "The Chevy Chase Show." The…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar