A handshake deal for Rupert Murdoch to acquire Newsday has been shaken up by reports of a third bid by Cablevision and the New York Observer's Jared Kushner for the Long Island newspaper.
In a development that will amp up strike fears, hopes for a SAG deal with the majors this week have nearly vanished.
Lionsgate is launching development of crime thriller "Pencilneck," setting up the indie comicbook miniseries with Chris Bender and JC Spink at their Benderspink shingle.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
The Justice Dept. has moved to block the proposed $210 million merger between Regal Cinemas and Consolidated Theaters, announcing that the deal could not proceed unless both companies divest movie…
"The Pellicano Investigative Agency was nothing more than a criminal organization operated by a well-connected, well-paid thug."
Distrib Toho has filed a suit for ¥13.5 million ($130,000) against Cosmo for manufacturing and selling DVDs of three classic Toho pics without permission.
When North Carolina Gov. Mike Easley endorsed Hillary Clinton at a joint appearance this morning, he said that Clinton "made Rocky Balboa look like a pansy." "There's a lot of 'yes we can' and 'yes…
The D.C. Examiner brought a decibel meter into the White House Correspondents Assn. dinner — and President Bush just barely edged out emcee Craig Ferguson in laughs. Patrick Gavin and Jeff Dufour…
In a press conference today, Barack Obama broke his ties with Rev. Jeremiah Wright — or at least tried his best to get the episode behind him. He said he was "outraged" by Wright's remarks before the…
National Amusements and New England Patriots owner Kraft Group, are partnering on a live entertainment complex to open in August as part of Patriot Place in Foxboro, Mass.