So much has been done already with the prison-movie genre, one might reasonably wonder if there's anything left to do. Yet, here is Yoichi Sai's wonderful "Doing Time," a prison movie unlike any that…
Vivendi relieved itself, and its investors, of waste and water last week, and chairman Jean-Rene Fourtou took a victory lap.
The Screen Producers Assn. of Australia will tackle some tough issues at its annual confab in Melbourne this week. Greatest concern for the film sector, according to SPAA executive director Geoff…
The ax wielded by Europe's media merger killer is being blunted. EU antitrust chief Mario Monti, whose commission has blocked tie-ups of EMI with both Warner Music and BMG, announced last week a…
You'd think that bitterness over SAG's strike against advertisers would have dissipated after two years. But you'd be wrong.
Disney's hit movie "Signs" sprouted enough dollar signs to overcome limp yields from TV, theme parks and consumer products, as the Mouse House on Thursday harvested a quarterly profit gain and…
Vivendi Universal took a major step toward becoming a pure media player on Thursday, announcing plans for a multibillion dollar sale of its stake in water and waste utility Vivendi Environment.
The Federal Communications Commission ruled Thursday that the TV biz must identify all PSAs associated with the White House's anti-drug effort, rejecting concerns that non-profit groups may no longer…
Michael Fleming: Dish
Stan Lee, chairman emeritus of Marvel Enterprises and co-creator of comics giant's "Spider-Man" character, has threatened to sue for 10% of company profits from film and TV licensing, according to a…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%