Richard Nixon and Katarina Witt might seem like an unlikely pair, but they're both subjects of fascinating documentaries airing in the next week, each filtered -- in varying degrees -- through the…
Nine for IX
In the latest wrinkle in its "30 for 30" documentary brand, ESPN has commissioned a series of films devoted to women in sports and the landmark 40-year-old Title IX ruling that mandated equal support…
As the end of the television season gave way to the start of summer, live programming dominated in primetime last week -- with Univision and TNT among those cashing in. The Spanish-language…
Tribeca has added five more documentaries as part of its annual sports programming co-presented with ESPN, which bows with the world preem of "Big Shot," a hockey doc by Kevin Connolly ("Entourage").
"Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things," the protagonist says in "The Shawshank Redemption." "And no good thing ever dies."
Noises Off: Doug Hughes, the busiest man Off Broadway, sits at the helm of four productions: John Patrick Shanley's "Doubt,'' Stephen Belber's "For Reele,'' Jon Robin Baitz's "The Paris Letter'' and…
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Lucy1Weekend:$44.0M Universal Pictures
Hercules2Weekend:$29.0M Paramount Pictures
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Weekend:$16.4M Fox