Alliance Communications Corp. said it has acquired the 200+-title Samuel Goldwyn library for Canadian distribution. Terms weren't disclosed. Library includes pix “Tom Jones,””South Pacific,” France's…
The U.S. Senate on Saturday voted to abolish the Copyright Royalty Tribunal, the tiny federal agency that divvies up cable TV copyright royalty money to Hollywood studios and other programmers.
Attorneys for singer Michael Jackson were ordered by a Los Angeles court Tuesday to make the singer available before year's end in the civil case lodged against the entertainer. The judge also set a…
Federal Attorney General Michael Lavarch has intervened to force a delay in Rupert Murdoch's plans for News Corp. to issue super-shares.
U.S. and European trade negotiators wrapped up two days of talks on a range of issues including showbiz concerns Tuesday, claiming they had made progress toward a world trade accord but offered no…
Newly confirmed Federal Communications Commission chairman Reed Hundt says he's ready to stoke up the engines on the information superhighway, but he hasn't made up his mind on whether the fin-syn…
A federal appeals court Tuesday tossed out as unconstitutional the government's decision to channel "indecent" broadcasting to the hours of midnight to 6 a.m.
Tendered shares of Paramount Communications stock were running about 58-to-1 in Viacom's favor on the eve of a Delaware court's expected ruling on the palatability of a poison pill.
Hollywood's fin-syn contingent is not giving up the fight. The Coalition to Preserve the Financial Interest and Syndication Rules filed a petition with a federal appeals court in San Francisco…
Entertainment company Village Roadshow Ltd. is "cautiously confident" of beating last fiscal year's net income of A$11.12 million ($ 7.45 million), said chairman John Kirby.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%