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McNichol taking break from 'Nest'

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Actress Kristy McNichol won't fly the coop exactly, but she will be taking an open-ended hiatus from the veteran NBC series "Empty Nest," exec producer Tony Thomas confirmed yesterday.

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Hemdale gets Friday bankruptcy deadline

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NSB Corp., the former Hemdale Film Corp., was given an extended deadline of Friday to pay off angry creditors or consider converting an involuntary Chapter 7 liquidation bankruptcy into a Chapter 11…

  • Biz

Disney: MGM 'piggybacking'

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When MGM-Grand decided to go ahead with plans to build a $ 1 billion hotel, casino and theme park in Las Vegas, it was in part an attempt to "piggyback" the enterprise on Disney's costly promotions…

Data

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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IFE forms syndie division for family shows

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International Family Entertainment, awaiting the completion of its proposed $ 68.5 million buyout of MTM parent TVS Entertainment PLC, yesterday announced the formation of a barter unit that will…

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TL plans series of DOX

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Anticipating expansion in international markets, Time Life Inc. will announce today a commitment to spend $30 million over the next four years on original non-fiction programming.

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Dow closes near '92 low

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A wave of heavy selling hit the stock market yesterday, with the Dow Jones Industrials Average quickly plunging by more than 100 points before bargain-hunters emerged and erased most of the losses.