ATS Acquisition Corp. has acquired all the assets of the Compact Video Cos., which include Compact Video Group Inc., Compact Video Services Inc., Image Transform Inc. and Meridian Studios Inc., for…
Patrick Swayze has reached an agreement to star in director Jeremiah Chechik's "Tall Tale," transforming Caravan Pictures' $ 650,000-$ 750,000 spec script acquisition into a go picture five months…
"The Fugitive," huge with $ 23.4 million, easily opened in first place.
The summer B.O. boomed on as "Jurassic Park" stalked $ 125.7 million gross overseas through Thursday, while "Cliffhanger" fired up Germany and Austria, "Aladdin" captivated Taiwan and "Last Action…
The European Community Commission said Friday it will examine under fair competition rules the United Cinemas Intl. Multiplex joint venture between Paramount Communications and MCA Intl.
Last week...$ 136,900,000 1992...$ 92,600,000 1991...$ 113,700,000 Year to date...$ 3,035,000,000 1992...$ 2,825,800,000 1991...$ 2,831,100,000 Daily Variety is now using a Jan. 1 - Dec. 31 calendar…
A coalition of environmental groups is asking studios to stop using rainforest timber, specifically lauan plywood, for movie sets.
After three years of false starts, the Greek government unexpectedly announced that it had chosen the stations to which it will award television licenses.
Playwright John Guare will be honored Sept. 28 at the Independent Feature Project's Gotham Awards. Guare, whose plays include "The House of Blue Leaves" and "Six Degrees of Separation," has made a…
TV stations are about to get bombarded with pitches for the latest syndicated theatrical movie packages from Paramount, Columbia and Universal. But these hard-sell maneuvers by the major studios will…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%