Antonio J. Romero has been named chief executive of NewLeaf Entertainment, the joint venture between Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. and IBM Corp. Romero, a 16-year veteran of IBM, most recently as…
Cosmos Broadcasting has confirmed the first "pure" retransmission consent deal, in which a cable company will pay cash to carry a local TV station.
Worried by growing violence in society, British television is vowing to screen less crime and brutality. The British Broadcasting Corp. on Thursday announced revised guidelines for programmers.
Boston news broadcaster Shelby Scott was elected national president of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists in Chicago late Saturday, as the union's 54th convention wrapped.
Walt Disney Co. stock jumped 2 1/8 points to $ 39.25 Friday following a Prudential Securities upgrade to “buy” from “hold.” Prudential has a 12-month price target of 47 on the shares. * * * Newscorp…
KCAL-TV's syndie talker “Nighttalk With Jane Whitney” scored a whopping 6.9 rating, 18 share in Nielsen Thursday, beating every other news, talk and entertainment show airing in the market from 10-11…
HBO Independent Prods., the Los Angeles-based comedy specialist, is setting up shop as a producer for British TV webs.
Last week…$ 170,400,000 1992…$ 127,200,000 1991…$ 149,600,000 Year to date…$ 2,803,900,000 *1992…$ 2,526,600,000 1991…$ 2,667,800,000 * one week less
CapCities/ABC Video Enterprises and DIC Animation City have confirmed a long-discussed joint venture to form a new entity, DIC Entertainment LP, to produce live-action and animated children's…
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Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%