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'Twister' Rights To Crown

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The worldwide distribution rights to “Brain Twisters,” a science-fiction thriller written and directed by Jerry Sangiuliano, have been acquired by Crown Intl. Pictures. The distributor plans to…

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Future Films

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ARMY OF DARKNESS: EVIL DEAD 3 (Dino De Laurentiis Communications) 3/25/91. PROD, Robert Tapert; DIR, Sam Raimi; SCR, Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi; CAST, Bruce Campbell (Distrib, Universal). BASIC INSTINCT…

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Powerful 'Enemy'; 'Wolves' Still Dancing

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Fox has another hit in “Sleeping With The Enemy,” which bowed for a hot $l, 666,411. Steve Martin's “L.A. Story” from Tri- Star opened with about half as much. And “Home Alone,” Fox' godsend…

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P&G Says No To 'Fame' Spec

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Procter & Gamble Prods, has withdrawn its sponsorship from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' upcoming “Television Hall Of Fame” spec, scheduled for June on NBC. Sources also say that ATAS is…

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Soundtrack

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HOLLYWOOD Three Burbank facilities – the Walt Disney Co., Warner Bros, and NBC – are spearheading an effort to defeat two so-called slow growth initiatives that would restrict studio expansion and…

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Domestic Film DAILY

PROVIDED BY: Box Office

  1. 1

    Lucy

    Daily Gross:$3.7M

    Cume to07.30.14: $58.1M

    Lucy

    1
    Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
  2. 2

    Hercules

    Daily Gross:$2.6M

    Cume to07.30.14: $39.5M

    Hercules

    2
    Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
  3. 3

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    Daily Gross:$1.8M

    Cume to07.30.14: $179.0M

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    3
    Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%

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Sell-Through Revs Up

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For the first time ever, sell-through vid revenues were greater than revenues from rental releases in 1990, according to Paul Kagan Associates. Kagan estimated sell-through will increase its lead…

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Vid, Music Exec Farr Convicted

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Former video and music industry exec John Farr was found guilty Feb. 8 in Federal Court in Minneapolis on 45 counts of tax conspiracy, mail fraud and filing false income tax returns. Farr was…

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Finsyn Follies Take Centerstage At FCC

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With a touch of Hitchcockian suspense and a dash of slapstick comedy, the financial interest and syndication rules proceeding is lurching toward a merciful conclusion at the Federal Communications…