A joint venture between media analyst Paul Kagan and the nation's 12th-largest cable operator acquired the rights to build a system in the United Kingdom that will provide both cable and telephone…
Actress Myrna Loy, who worked her way through countless roles as exotic vamps before becoming the screen epitome of the American wife, died Tuesday. She was 88.
Civilizations Prods. fired back at Trimark Pictures Tuesday, filing a counterclaim to the latter's $ 1 million suit that cried foul over a discarded oral agreement.
As part of its attempt to deregulate the telecommunication and broadcasting industries, the Japanese Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications on Dec. 7 abolished a rule restricting cable operators to…
Tom Cruise's production company completed its first major book option at Paramount Tuesday on Evan Hunter's next novel, "Criminal Conversation," to be published in the spring by Warner Books.
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
Laura Fox was named VP of legal affairs for Walt Disney Pictures and Touchstone Pictures Monday, bumping her up from director of business affairs.
Director/producer Charles Finch has ended his two-year affiliation with Ruddy/Morgan, and set up his own indie production shop, starting off with three active projects, with helmers Nicolas Roeg and…
As if it didn't have enough to worry about, Paramount Communications Inc.'s second-quarter profits fell almost 7% to $ 96.8 million, or 80 cents per share, as poor film performance and higher…
Claiming that pay-per-view is "inherently a natural enemy of free TV," FCC commissioner James Quello predicted Tuesday that government will continue to resist a shift in top-shelf programming from…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%