A Virginia district court judge has thrown out a lawsuit against helmer/scripter John Sayles over copyright infringement on the Oscar-nominated film "Passion Fish."
Creative Artists Agency and N.S. Bienstock, a premier talent agency for TV news talent, have formed a joint venture. The agreement gives the New York-based Bienstock, whose clients include Dan…
Channel 4, Britain's second commercial web, will for the first time handle its own program sales to broadcasters and distributors in the United States, it announced Wednesday.
After months of unsuccessful negotiations for a production deal with Arnon Milchan, MGM has turned around and filed a multimillion-dollar suit against the indie producer, saying he reneged on a…
Fred Hayman has been named fashion coordinator for the 66th Academy Awards show, his sixth consecutive assignment in that post. Hayman will be responsible for coordinating designer gowns and…
Gramercy Pictures' "Backbeat" the story of the birth of the Beatles, drummed its way to an R rating, according to Bulletin No. 1302 from the Classification & Rating Administration of the Motion…
If Viacom's Sumner Redstone still wants a shot at Paramount Communications, he had better come back with a higher bid by Jan. 21.
In an effort to get theatrical exposure for rarely seen short films, Strand Releasing has announced that it plans to distribute two packages of Academy Award-nominated shorts after Oscar nominations…
A group of clothing and textile union workers will demonstrate outside the Walt Disney Co. corporate headquarters in Burbank at 8 a.m. today to protest the company's alleged "indifference" to…
Talkshow mercenaries have cropped up again on syndicated shows, and the latest incident is the second in less than two months for Columbia's "Ricki Lake Show."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%