What was Jean-Marie Messier's biggest mistake? The ex-CEO and prexy of Vivendi Universal forgot his manners -- something the French take very seriously.
The appointment of Democrat Kenneth Adelstein to the Federal Communications Commission inched forward this week, with President Bush officially signaling his approval of the appointment.
The floundering Entertainment Village, a $790 million complex that was supposed to turn Malaysia into Asia's leading film and TV center, is once again on the brink of collapse -- but a rescue mission…
Debt ratings agency Standard & Poor has lowered the rating of Brazil's leading cabler Net, formerly named Globo Cabo, to junk status on fears that a recapitalization may not go through.
The American Federation of Musicians on Thursday added an unlikely voice to growing calls for reforms in the way the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service enforces restrictions on the travel…
A Washington think tank teamed up Thursday with USC's Norman Lear Center in announcing a bicoastal effort by Hollywood, the media biz, politicos and educators to promote the virtues and values of…
A Vivendi Universal board member on Thursday downplayed the gravity of a probe by French regulators into the beleaguered media giant's accounts, calming jittery investors and helping to lift stock…
Negotiators for record labels and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists will resume bargaining Tuesday after a three-week break.
Multiplex theater operator Cinemaxx has reported a net loss for 2001 despite a growth in admissions.
Vancouver-based kidvid producer Sextant Entertainment, which had a hand in "Don't Eat the Neighbors," "Treks in the Wild World" and "Aaagh! It's the Mr. Hell Show!," has gone into receivership.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%