Total spending on Sundance films through Sunday appeared to rep a slight uptick from 2008, though there was a notable lack of a marquee deals to set tongues wagging.
The surest sign of the misery local TV stations are enduring amid the economic meltdown is the slim roster of daytime strips that will be hawked this week at the syndie biz's annual NATPE confab in…
Despite the sharp economic downturn in the final quarter, London theater had a record-breaking year in 2008, with attendance for the year totaling 13,807,286, up 1% on the previous record set in 2007.
Anyone who still believes showbiz is recession-proof ought to have their head examined. The old rules do not apply to the current downturn. This recession has affected media consumption in ways…
It's been a remarkable sight as America has beheld that charismatic fortysomething black man with the 100-watt smile -- you know, the one who made his name in Chicago before rising to national…
The inauguration of President Obama is over, but the show is still going on. Marketers are still pitching their connection to the event. Performers are introducing songs of hope. Newspapers and…
As it turns out, the Yo-Yo Ma, Itzhak Perlman and Gabriela Montero did perform in the chilly morning of the inauguration, but what the millions on the Mall watching heard was a recording. A…
I was traveling all day yesterday, so I didn't see Robert Gibbs' first White House press conference. But there seems to be a lot of testing and turning — press and the presidential Administration…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%