The new QVC under Barry Diller is strong on tying executive pay to performance and relying on retailing expertise.
Standard & Poor's Corp. has affirmed its AA senior debt rating and A1+ short-term debt rating on Reed Publishing Inc., contingent on parent Reed Elsevier's purchase of Official Airlines Guide Inc…
Time Warner is getting into the phone business. A division of the company's cable operation, Time Warner AxS, is purchasing a 50% stake in MetroComm, the builder and operator a fiber-optic network in…
Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ernest Hollings (D-S.C.) Thursday endorsed legislation requiring health warnings on beer and wine ads and he promised a quick committee vote on the measure.
Rank Organisation PLC said profits were marginally higher from its year-end Oct. 31 to mid-April.
Louis Rudolph Films has entered into an exclusive agreement to supply TV movies, miniseries and series to CapCities/ABC Video Prods., the production arm of network distribution unit CapCities/ABC…
French group Chargeurs and its associate Pricel announced Wednesday acquisition of a 20% interest in Tobis Filmkunst, Germany's leading indie distributor. Acquisition price was undisclosed.
News Corp. Ltd. continues its upward climb, posting improved earnings for the third fiscal quarter, fueled in part by a dramatic contribution from BSkyB, its European satellite service.
Handleman Co., the country's largest rackjobber, said there were no corporate developments to account for heavy trading or consecutive drops in its stock price on the New York Exchange.
The studios certainly are cranking up their CD-ROM capabilities. As soon as 3DO Inc. went public two weeks ago, one investor, Matsushita's Universal/MCA, turned its attention to product for the new…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$59.2M Warner Brothers -3.25%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 0.67%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$58.2M Universal Pictures 0.07%