Beyond their good works, Roger Ebert and Gene Siskel's TV showcase helped simplify film criticism, bringing a gladiatorial thumbs-up or thumbs-down ruthlessness to such analysis. It was also a handy…
Tv Premiere Week Analysis
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Sony Corp. of America chief Michael Lynton recently repeated what has become the company's mantra over the past few months: "The studio is absolutely not for sale," he told CNBC last week.
Every TV season triggers a media scavenger hunt to identify new trends, only to witness some of them proven wrong at breakneck speed.
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Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%