The full 10-member U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has agreed to consider whether laws against "indecent" broadcast and cable programming are constitutional.
Pilot orders continue to gradually fly out of network hangars, with more than 60 series hopefuls now on tap from the Big Three networks and Fox Broadcasting Co.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
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MGM has acquired the film rights to Brit rookie novelist Linda Davis' upcoming book "Nest of Vipers," the studio confirmed Friday.
Spy, the irreverent monthly that gave new meaning to the journalistic principle of afflicting the comfortable, is throwing in the towel after several failed attempts to find a buyer.
If the earthquake didn't pound Santa Monica hard enough, more than 5,000 film buyers and sellers who are headed here this week for the American Film Market might finish the job.
The Federal Communications Commission will vote today to cut cable TV rates beyond the industrywide average 10% rollbacks adopted last year.
Universal Pictures is close to shagging a new flying carpet fantasy, picking up Charles Edward Pogue's "An Arabian Night" with producers Rob Fried and David Kirschner attached.