Rick Finkelstein, who helped negotiate the deal for Polygram Filmed Entertainment to acquire interest in Interscope Communications, has been named exec VP for the Polygram division's U.S. operations.
George Spiro Dibie, a five-time Emmy-winning director of photography, was re-elected as prexy of Camera Local 659 of the IATSE by a 3-1 margin, the union announced Thursday.
Vidmark Entertainment, the homevideo unit of Trimark Pictures, will expand its operation into the sell-through marketplace, a first for the company. The firm has named Don Gold as VP of sell-through…
Scott Neeson has been upped to senior veepee of marketing for 20th Century Fox Intl.
Rob Word has been named president of Featurizations Inc., a recently formed division of CST Entertainment Imaging charged with creating new, colorized movies from classic black-and-white TV shows.
Singer Michael Jackson and three others did not steal the hit songs "Thriller ,""The Girl Is Mine" and "We Are the World" from two other songwriters, a federal jury ruled Wednesday.
Creative Artists Agency and N.S. Bienstock, a premier talent agency for TV news talent, have formed a joint venture. The agreement gives the New York-based Bienstock, whose clients include Dan…
A memorial service for Emile Ardolino, dance and film director, will be held at 2 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Disney Theater on the Walt Disney Studios lot, 500 South Buena Vista St., Burbank. Ardolino died…
Louise Soelberg, one of the pioneers of modern dance, died Jan. 5 in Yellow Springs, Ohio. She was 90. She started her career as a dance teacher at Cornish School of Music & Art and in 1930 was…
William Raynor, television comedy writer for more than 35 years, died Jan. 5 in Bellingham, Wash. He was 73. He wrote for such shows as “McHale's Navy,””Get Smart,””The Tim Conway Show” and “The…
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$34.5M Sony / TriStar -2.10%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$205.3M Disney -15.02%
Rio 23Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$79.6M Fox -28.13%