In an unusual dual-release marketing plan that Miramax topper Harvey Weinstein calls "a nod to the French," the New York-based distribbery will release France's immensely popular "Les Visiteurs" (The…
Frank Sinatra's new album "Duets" may have been recorded with state-of-the-art fiber optic technology over telephone lines, but the packaging of the disc -- a black cardboard box with the title and…
General Motors Corp. will expand a spot TV media buying pilot program in the San Francisco area. The company said since the program's inception in May 1992, all GM factory spot TV advertising in San…
Barry Diller's QVC Network once again has the higher offer on the table for Paramount Communications. The home shopping company wasted no time in putting telco BellSouth's $ 1.5 billion cash infusion…
River Phoenix died of a massive drug overdose, a spokesman for the Los Angeles CountyCoroner's office said Friday following completion of an autopsy.
Federico Fellini, the Italian writer-director whose visionary and surreal film images were so distinctive that they inspired a word in his honor ---"Felliniesque" -- died Oct. 31 in Rome.
A total of 104 distributors and 120 buyers in Central Europe, North and South Americas, Asia and the Pacific regions have confirmed their participation in the second Discop Asia '93, to be held here…
Though the Walt Disney Co. revealed Wednesday that it would post its first quarterly loss since Michael Eisner took the controls nine years ago, the investment community is sticking by the company.
The hopefuls tossing their hats into the programming ring for fall 1994 is increasing. With more than two months to go before the National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab, syndicator MG…
MCA owner Matsushita Electrical Industrial Co. Ltd. denied reports that it would sell part of the studio to Tele-Communications Inc. topper John Malone.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%