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Columbus' image 'war' victim

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Pubcaster CBC has been inundated with phone calls following the broadcast of "The War Against the Indians," a 2 1/2-hour docu from the Native American point-of-view that debunks the hero image of…

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Oz's Avalon/NFU skeds Hillary mini

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Avalon/NFU Studios is embarking on a $ 5 million miniseries based on the life of New Zealand's greatest living hero, Sir Edmund Hillary, potentially signaling a new era of competition with fellow TV…

Short Takes

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NBC has signed actor Ed Kerr to a development deal making the unknown young actor -- who has appeared in one TV commercial -- exclusive to the network for both series and pilots. The relatively…

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Domestic Film DAILY

PROVIDED BY: Box Office

  1. 1

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    Daily Gross:$4.2M

    Cume to07.21.14: $143.4M

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    1
    Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
  2. 2

    The Purge: Anarchy

    Daily Gross:$3.3M

    Cume to07.21.14: $33.1M

    The Purge: Anarchy

    2
    Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
  3. 3

    Planes: Fire and Rescue

    Daily Gross:$1.9M

    Cume to07.21.14: $19.4M

    Planes: Fire and Rescue

    3
    Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%

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Exec Shuffle

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Richard K. Glover was named senior vice president of ESPN Enterprises, the all-sports cable unit of Capital Cities/ABC Inc., effective Nov. 9. Glover, whose position is newly created, had been senior…

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Viscott drops nights for a.m. strip

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After failing to launch Dr. David Viscott's local late night call-in program in national syndication, KNBC-TV will offer a new live 90-minute morning strip edition hosted by the on-air therapist…

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KCBS to flop 'Life,' 'Star' on Monday

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KCBS-TV will flip-flop its low-rated access entries on Monday, with Carsey-Werner Distribution's "You Bet Your Life" moving from the second half-hour into the 7 p.m. post as a lead-in to Television…