Axel Corti, a broadcaster and filmmaker known for his works about Nazism and foreign immigrants in Europe, died of cancer Wednesday at 60. Corti in 1968 started a weekly radio magazine that continued…
Irving Lazar, the literary and talent agent dubbed "Swifty" by Humphrey Bogart for his speed at putting together deals, died at his Beverly Hills home Thursday night of kidney failure. He was 86.
Mandell Weiss, a frustrated actor who became a beloved angel of San Diego-area theater, died Wednesday at age 102 after a short illness. Donations by Weiss spawned two theaters and provided the…
Cesar Romero, the urbane, self-dubbed "Latin from Manhattan" who charmed audiences in smooth character parts in the 1940s and later starred as the Joker on the "Batman" TV series, died Saturday. He…
Live Entertainment Inc. has filled its nearly 5-month-old opening for president and CEO by snaring Roger Burlage from competitor Trimark Holdings Inc.
KCOP-TV named Bishop Ellison chief engineer, replacing Win Korabell, who has taken a new corporate position with Chris-Craft/United Television. Ellison was with Harris Broadcast in Quincy, Ill. * * *…
The search for seasoned marketing and distrib execs to round out the new MGM/UA's top management team has finally been completed, sources said Wednesday.
Lynn and James Kuha, a boy, Mathew Thomas, Dec. 9, Santa Monica Hospital. Father is manager of facilities, E! Entertainment Television; mother is non-pro. * * * Daniel Nyiri and Tina Tanen, a boy…
CanWest Global's Kiwi outpost, TV3, has shuffled its top management. Chief executive and president Ken Clark has resigned and been replaced by his deputy, Gerry Noble, who becomes managing director.
Russian tenor Ivan Kozlovsky died Dec. 21. He was 92. Kozlovsky joined the Bolshoi Theatre in 1926 and soon became its leading soloist. Among the many parts he performed during his career were Lensky…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%