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Atlantic re-pacts Mardin

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Atlantic Records has renewed its pact with legendary producer Arif Mardin. Under the terms of the multiyear deal, Mardin will continue to have a senior VP title and be free to produce albums for…

B.O. highlights

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Wide-release debuts: “Beavis and Butt-Head Do America” (Par) exploded in first with $20.5 million and $9,361 per screen on 2,190. “One Fine Day” (Fox) flirted with fourth at $6.1 million for $3,116…

B.O. A BROAD RANGE

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More wasn’t necessarily better last week, as many overseas markets were cluttered with pre-holiday releases ranging in temperature from red hot to deathly cold. “Daylight” and “101 Dalmatians” had…

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NUMBERS

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Buena year $1 Billion Buena Vista Intl. reports that its international box office receipts passed the $1 billion mark, as of Wednesday, for the second year in a row. The company’s top grosser was…

Silver King annexes HSN

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Barry Diller’s Silver King Communications will today complete its acquisition of Home Shopping Network Inc., allowing Diller to move to the next stage in his plan to create a new programming service…

TCI PHONES FOR IPO

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NEW YORK – Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. will spin off its telephone business through an initial public offering, it said Thursday, in the latest step toward improving its strained balance…

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