The largest shareholder in Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. swapped a huge chunk of debt for equity, a sign of faith that the young film company's stock will climb as it matures.
Harris Maslansky, who structured investments for such television fare as "Dallas" and "Knots Landing," has joined New York-based indie Savoy Pictures as senior VP of business affairs.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Savoy Pictures has acquired the North American distribution rights to the sci-fi adventure "The Penal Colony" from Allied Filmmakers, which will represent the pic internationally, Savoy announced…
Gearing up for its first release, "A Bronx Tale," Savoy Pictures has hired its No. 2 domestic distribution executive, Steve Rothenberg,who will assume the new position of senior VP and general sales…
TriStar Pictures--consigned to oblivion by some Hollywood observers--flexed its muscles yesterday, confirming its 1993 slate and outlining an impressive development roster.
More “Shadowland” on Variety.com
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%