Raul Julia is the latest celebrity addition to the cast of presenters for the 65th annual Academy Awards. This will be the first Oscarcast appearance for Julia, who is currently reprising his role as…
CEMA Special Markets has launched a new record label aimed at back catalog from company-owned outlets. Called The Right Stuff, the label will offer midline priced items.
The Just For Laughs comedy empire -- which includes the city's annual comedy festival of the same name -- unveiled its brand-new Intl. Museum of Humour Monday night, and, though the museum is set to…
Digital Music Express, a cable-delivered audio service, has inked a carriage deal with Century Cable Communications, the nation's 16th largest multiple systems operator.
Two well-known distributors of film classics -- ADN Associates Ltd. and John H. Flynn & Associates -- have formed Hollywood Classics, a new company that will offer foreign distributors classic films…
Vision Intl. chairman/CEO Mark Damon has relinquished his additional title of president to allow him to concentrate on acquiring, producing and selling films.
"Seinfeld" swept the seventh annual American Comedy Awards Sunday night, garnering three trophies for funniest performers, while "Sister Act" and Billy Crystal followed with two awards each.
At a recent session with reporters, ABC TV Network Group president Robert Iger said the major TV networks "can't save their way into profitability" but rather "have to program their way" into it.
Director Frank Marshall and Sean Connery are in "heavy discussions" regarding Hollywood Pictures/Cinergi Prods.' big-budget period actioner "Smoke and Mirrors."
Hearst Entertainment and Worldvision Homevideo have inked their first "label" output deal for domestic rights on 21 telefilms. All pix, in the $ 2.5 million range, will have had network or cable…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures