Legislation that would allow telephone companies to provide cable television service in their local regions was introduced yesterday by Reps. Rick Boucher (D-Va.) and Mike Oxley (R-Ohio).
Grosses for limited-run pictures rose across the board last weekend, especially for films in the Oscar spotlight such as "Indochine" and "Close to Eden."
An Italian senate commission has approved a set of regulations that could pose severe limitations to pay TV, one of the biggest growth areas in European broadcasting.
American forces occupied more of Germany's market in 1992, a year in which the number of people going to the movies shrank by a scary 12%. Art fare and genre pix were down generally, as U.S. studio…
French bank Credit Lyonnais, owner of MGM, yesterday posted a consolidated net loss for 1992 of 765 million francs ($ 139 million).
Trimark Pictures' controversial "Extreme Justice" will bypass the big screen and get its world premiere via Home Box Office.
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. and Gladden Entertainment Corp. have filed separate L.A. Superior Court suits against each other over revenues from the film "Mannequin on the Move," aka "Mannequin…
Sony got the green light from the EC Commission to purchase a large plot of land on Berlin's Potsdamer Platz for 101.1 million marks ($ 62 million). Sony will build its European headquarters on the…
Title Domestic Foreign Total (in millions of dollars) A Few Good Men 134.3 83.4 217.7 Unforgiven 82.8 35.2 118.0 Scent of a Woman 52.6 17.8 70.4 The Crying Game 47.3 7.0 54.3 Howards…
Public TV stations totaled pledges of $ 38.7 million during their March pledge drive, representing a 15.9% increase over the same period last year, according to preliminary data compiled by PBS.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M