A clause that would have provided "Batman" co-executive producers Benjamin Melniker and Michael Uslan with a share of the boffo pic's "gross receipts" was in the original contract with Casablanca…
Legal reps for producer Arnon Milchan's companies were quick to respond late Thursday to the suit MGM slapped on them Wednesday, vowing to defend themselves and fight for a resolution of the multipic…
Wall Street has begun its vigil to see whether Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone will come up with a higher offer for Paramount Communications.
George Spiro Dibie, a five-time Emmy-winning director of photography, was re-elected as prexy of Camera Local 659 of the IATSE by a 3-1 margin, the union announced Thursday.
Televangelist Pat Robertson's Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. called off its tender offer for Nostalgia Network Inc. Thursday, apparently recognizing that stockholders were balking at its $ 2 a share…
The Federal Communications Commission Thursday unveiled plans for six regional seminars to educate consumers, state and local regulators about cable TV rereg.
The Assn. of Independent Television Stations is complaining that the FCC made an "arbitrary and capricious" decision to phase out after two years the syndication portion of the finsyn rules. Brief…
The National Assn. of Broadcasters blasted TV Marti on Thursday as a "Rube Goldberg operation" no longer deserving of government support.
Rank Organisation Plc. will stay out of the interactive multimedia revolution, preferring to stand by its long-held principle that "home" and "entertainment" don't necessarily go together.
The ITC Entertainment Group is establishing a new division, ITC Licensing, for the worldwide merchandise licensing representation of the company's 10,000 -plus film and TV library.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%