In opening briefs filed Tuesday with the Delaware Supreme Court, Paramount Communications and Viacom Inc. attacked the Delaware Chancery Court ruling -- which last week threw out key lockup…
MCA TV confirmed that it will expand its weekly animated series “Exosquad” into a strip next fall. The new Monday-Friday version of the show will come out with 52 episodes. * * * Rep. Fred Grandy…
Hughes Aircraft Co. announced a five-year contract to supply BellSouth Corp. with a cellular telephone networking system. The deal, estimated at $ 400 million, will cover 54 cities across the South…
After three months of desperately trying to consummate its proposed marriage to Viacom Inc., the board of Paramount Communications Tuesday put the entertainment giant up for auction.
Premiere Radio Networks Inc. bought nine syndicated programs from Olympia Networks of Missouri Inc., a move that nearly doubles the growing Sherman Oaks radio distributor output.
As if it didn't have enough to worry about, Paramount Communications Inc.'s second-quarter profits fell almost 7% to $ 96.8 million, or 80 cents per share, as poor film performance and higher…
A joint venture between media analyst Paul Kagan and the nation's 12th-largest cable operator acquired the rights to build a system in the United Kingdom that will provide both cable and telephone…
Producers Entertainment Group Ltd., producer of the CBS series "Dave's World" and the pic "What's Love Got to Do With It," signed a letter of intent to buy AND Interactive Communications Corp., a…
Severe cost-cutting helped National Lampoon parent J2 Communications reverse last year's loss to earn $ 67,000 or 2 cents a share last quarter, despite declining revenues.
Gallic pay TV giant Canal Plus confirmed that 1993 profits will be around 1. 2 billion francs ($ 200 million) but warned Tuesday that heavy investment over the next 12 months will slow profit growth…
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%