NBC has announced a number of high-profile longform projects in development, including four-hour miniseries from Brandon Tartikoff, Mozark Prods., the Wolper Organization and Robert Greenwald Prods.
The entertainment industry "is ready to assume its responsibility" and has already taken steps to reduce violence on TV and in films, Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti said…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. is stepping into the computerized entertainment business by test marketing CD-ROM gear in 50 northern California stores. Blockbuster's entry represents one of the…
Comcast's third-quarter revenue and cash flow both climbed more than 50%, leading to a 32% cut in losses. Results at the nation's fourth-largest MSO were slowed a bit by new rate regulation.
KABC-TV will air Tuesday's episode of “NYPD Blue”– ousted from its timeslot by fire coverage — Saturday at 10 p.m. “The Commish” will move up an hour, locally preempting the start of “The Paula…
MGM/UA Distribution Co. said Wednesday it has hired Gerry Rich as executive veepee of marketing. Rich moves over from Miramax, where he is credited with executing the company's provocative trailers…
Advanstar Communications bought Live Time Inc., the producer of ShowBiz Expo, for an undisclosed amount.
Film and recording companies have joined other U.S. copyright industries in urging Congress to pass the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Graff Pay-Per-View Inc. lost more than a half-million dollars in the third quarter, largely on expansion costs. For the quarter, Graff lost $ 530,280, or 9 cents a share, compared to earnings of $…
Bringing what programmers like to call a proactive approach to the issue of media violence, NBC News said it will embark on a major effort to examine the problem of violence in America, beginning…
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%