To the Editor: It is somewhat disturbing to see a full-page ad targeted at the members of the Writers Guild (Daily Variety, Oct 29) which is credited to no fewer than 16 writers, and yet contains one…
Latin American pay TV programmer Claxson Communications managed to scrape together an operating profit of $600,000 off revenues of $18.3 million for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, a $2.4 million…
The first studio exec to keynote the computer industry's major confab, News Corp. topper Peter Chernin on Tuesday challenged Silicon Valley to stop enabling Internet piracy and to become Hollywood's…
The gloves are off in a long-running fight between Kerry Stokes' Seven Network and leading Australian pay TV platform Foxtel. On Tuesday, Seven lodged the largest claim in Australian media history in…
Making good on its pledge to avoid the frenzy of last-minute bargaining, IATSE negotiators have reached a tentative deal with studios and nets covering Hollywood below-the-line workers.
The National Labor Relations Board has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against Clear Channel Communications for allegedly failing and refusing to bargain with AFTRA.
Gearing up for the new Congress, the entertainment and media players are defending their campaign to require technology that would restrict what can be downloaded from the Internet.
The Ontario Securities Commission shelved its probe into execs of defunct Canadian theater company Livent on Friday following criminal charges filed by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police last month.
Liberty Media Corp. has thrown in the towel in its attempt to buy third-ranked Dutch cabler operator Casema from France Telecom.
German film group Internationalmedia unveiled a cost-cutting plan Monday it hopes will whip it into shape, just a week after slashing its revenue forecast and downsizing its management board.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%