Richard Branson's Virgin Communications and Kevin Eastman's Tundra Publishing have closed a deal with the Limelight Group for an equity infusion in excess of $ 2 million, it was confirmed yesterday.
Walt Disney Co. chairman Michael Eisner yesterday became a leading candidate for 1992's highest-paid executive by exercising an option to buy 5.4 million shares of Disney stock at a bargain-basement…
Ron Howard and Brian Grazer made an official offer of $ 9 per share, or $ 23. 5 million, to acquire the remaining stock of Imagine Films, according to documents filed yesterday with the Securities…
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
J2 Communications and a joint venture that includes director Ivan Reitman have filed separate lawsuits charging that producer Matty Simmons improperly diverted at least $ 8 million in residuals.
Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) says he'll offer legislation that would repeal the broadcast industry-backed provision retransmission consent when Congress returns in January.
Hollywood's World Book & News, the largest newsstand in Southern California, offers an estimated 4,500 different magazine titles.
PaineWebber Inc. consumer services analyst Craig Bibb has lowered his investment ratings on Musicland Stores Corp. and QVC Network Inc. to "attractive" from "buy." Bibb said he downgraded Musicland…
A member of the Screen Actors Guild has filed suit against the U.S. Secretary of Labor, charging that his rights were violated in SAG's 1991 elections.
The membership of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians have, as expected, overwhelmingly voted to approve a merger with the Communications Workers of America.
Nat Kelly Cole has dusted off the 30-year-old KellCole Prods. shingle of his father, Nat King Cole, with plans to expand the company into movie, television and stage productions.