Kevin Shea has joined Toronto-based Atlantis Films as president/chief operating officer, a new position.
Producers of the NBC series "Against the Grain" have put on what amounts to a final full-court press to "save" the Friday-night drama series, which has completed production on its initial eight…
Bell Atlantic and Italian state-owned telco holding company Stet have joined forces to develop multimedia transmission services in Italy.
In the wake of the recent upsurge of showbiz bankruptcies, a new American Bar Assn. task force has been assembled to study insolvency in the entertainment biz.
The rising yen skimmed some profits from an otherwise buoyant second quarter at Sony Corp.'s entertainment business.
In a first for Dutch state TV, Holland's leading independent producer, JE Entertainment, has unveiled plans for a primetime daily soap for the ailing second public network, Nederland 2. Intended as…
Network revenues for ABC, CBS and NBC fell 15.5% in the third quarter to $ 1.51 billion compared with the period a year ago.
Attorneys general in 23 states have banded together to investigate whether recent cable TV price increases are legal.
The pitfalls of pay TV, the need to preserve Australian content quotas and the opportunities of the new media world dominated Thursday's opening of the Screen Production Assn. of Australia's eighth…
Republic Pictures optioned the offbeat romantic drama "The Parole Officer" late last week from writer Joel Blasberg for fast-track feature development, Daily Variety has learned.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%