Less than a week after installing former Columbia corporate exec VP Michael Nathanson as new company prexy, New Regency Prods. has named William S. Weiner as VP of legal affairs, the Warner…
Roadshow Entertainment, the homevid, music and new media unit of the Village Roadshow group, is spreading its wings internationally.
Paramount Pictures has named Rochel Blachman senior VP business affairs for the studio's Motion Picture Group, filling the void left by the ascension of Richard Fowkes.
Veteran special effects hand Matt J. Britton will serve as general manager of Jim Henson Prods.' new Burbank-based Creature Shop, the company announced Monday.
Character actor Sorrell Booke, best known as the corpulent, blustery Jefferson Davis “Boss” Hogg on the good ol' boy comedy “The Dukes of Hazzard,” has died of cancer. He was 64. Booke died Friday at…
New Line Cinema named Claire Rudnick Polstein as a veepee of production Friday, in its final hire to fill the void after last year's dismissal of most of the West Coast exec production staff.
Barr B. Potter, adding to his duties as prexy and chief operating officer of JVC Entertainment Inc., will assume the role of chairman/CEO of Largo Entertainment as the company undergoes a…
Richard G. Johnson, MCA controller for almost a decade, died Dec. 19 in Laguna of a heart attack. He was 62. Survivors include his mother, sister and nephew.
Castle Rock Entertainment, in yet another move to gear up for more product and wider distribution under new owner Turner Broadcasting Systems, upped Gregory M. Paul to exec veepee and general counsel.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%