Carlton Communications has launched a T624 million ($ 924 million) takeover bid for Central Independent TV, the most profitable company in the ITV network.
Keenen Ivory Wayans has sued fellow comedian/filmmaker Robert Townsend for using a segment of an HBO special that featured Wayans on Townsend's Fox Broadcasting Co. series "Townsend Television"…
Australia's major investment managers and the brokerage community on Monday attacked News Corp. Ltd.'s proposed super voting shares as an erosion of rights of small shareholders.
Despite statements by an attorney for Michael Jackson Tuesday that a grand jury indictment of the singer was imminent, a Santa Barbara County official said Wednesday that no witnesses were called to…
Capital Cities/ABC and Bertelsmann have emerged as rival candidates to buy Grundy Worldwide, the international TV production company owned by Australian millionaire Reg Grundy.
Multi-billionaire Ronald Perelman, building a growing media empire, will pool three of his entertainment companies and raise money to expand even more.
Carolco Pictures Inc. said it is offering to buy 13% senior subordinated notes due 1996 at $ 1,000 principal amount of notes for $ 1,000 plus $ 10.68 in accrued and unpaid interest to and including…
France's stock market watchdog launched an official investigation Friday into the recent dramatic price movements of Euro Disney shares.
Delaware Chancery Court has handed Barry Diller's QVC Network its biggest victory yet in the ongoing battle for Paramount Communications Inc.
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…
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%