In the face of a glutted marketplace for once-a-week series, Buena Vista TV has pulled off a coup by signing 40 stations for its new hourlong investigative-magazine series "The Crusaders."
Short of calling for a boycott, the national board of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists last weekend voted to take a public stance of "adamant opposition" to Amendment 2, the…
Harry Palmer has been named exec VP and general manager at Relativity Records. Palmer, who will oversee all facets of the label's day-to-day operations, was formerly president of Atco Records.
The Federal Communications Commission has delayed renewing the licenses of seven TV stations in Ohio and Michigan until they can prove they are meeting the educational needs of children.
Monday's "American Music Awards" collected its highest rating in six years, a major achievement in this era of ever-increasing competition and ever-diminishing network ratings.
Time Warner turned up the heat in the new world of interactive cable services yesterday by announcing the construction of an electronic "superhighway" in one of its largest franchises outside…
Miramax Films has acquired all North American rights to Bille August's currently lensing film of Isabel Allende's "The House of the Spirits," toplining Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons, Glenn Close and…
Televangelist Pat Robertson's International Family Entertainment conglomerate announced yesterday that it has completed its acquisition of Britain's TVS Entertainment PLC after a lengthy takeover…
The party continued for the 20th annual American Music Awards Monday, as the show bested its competition over the entire span of its 8-11 p.m. ABC-TV timeslot Monday night (see related story).
Once again confirming that Paramount Pictures is ramping up its development and production slate, the studio has purchased the action-adventure spec script "Pancho's War" for Ridley Scott, who is…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%