With two big musicals on deck and the sure-fire shows filling houses once again, receipts jumped during Week 42 (March 14-20). The plump roster drew $ 6,834,821, an 8.6% rise from the previous week.
R "Ballistic" (Ballistic Features Inc.; "for violence, strong sexuality and language"). "C.I.A. II: Target Alexa" (P.M. Entertainment Group Inc.; "for terrorist violence, and some language").
Nancy Lesser has been upped to VP, media relations, West Coast, for HBO. He was director, program publicity, New York. Lesser joined HBO in 1984 as a senior publicist. * * * Tresa Redburn has been…
Despite a generation of political struggle, an underground rock 'n' roll movement has thrived in Buenos Aires and Mexico City.
Even though Chile is a relatively small market, it has become one of the prime targets for international investors who see it as one of the best Latin low-risk growth areas.
New contract agreements are imminent for Columbia executive vice president Sid Ganis and president of production Lisa Henson, who will likely be promoted to vice chairman and president, respectively…
Audiences in Southeast Asia like things local, but they also are attracted to the slickness and gloss of certain things Western -- like gameshows.
Claiming the Directors Guild of America is selling out its rank and file to benefit a minority of wealthy directors, a group of angry DGA members have filed a class-action lawsuit to reverse sweeping…
Mark Damon, president of newly formed MDP, announced a pivotal deal with Gaga Communications of Japan for rights in all media to the classic “The Jungle Book” in the Japanese market. The deal was…
Week 42 (March 14 to March 20, 1994) Current 1992-93 1983-84 BROADWAY Season Season Season Shows playing last week 22 17 18 Total playing weeks to date 796 802 858 Theater occupancy last week 62.8%…
Fourteen-year-old Jason John Richter will be banking a cool million for Warner Bros.' "Free Willy" sequel, which goes before the cameras next month.