Tele-Communications Inc. is reaping enormous benefits from its foray into new technology. The nation's largest MSO saw its stock soar 7.4% yesterday after a presentation to institutional investors…
With about a month remaining before a network-set deadline, an estimated 150 persons have agreed to accept Capital Cities/ABC's voluntary buyout program, which was offered to its non-union personnel.
Liberty Media Corp.'s proposed investment in Home Shopping Network has drawn the wrath of Sen. Howard Metzenbaum (D-Ohio).
NABET employees at station KMEX have ratified a new four-year contract, calling for a 14% increase for engineers and 17% increase for production.
Booth American Co. said it has completed the purchase of the remaining 50% interest in two partnerships equally owned with Heritage American Inc., a unit of Tele-Communications Inc.
Shaw Cablesystems Ltd. said in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission that it has increased its interest in Intl. Cablecasting Technologies Inc. to 9.5%.
Marleah Leslie, formerly comedy VP at Jonas Public Relations, has formed Marleah Leslie & Associates.
On Command Video Corp., a unit of Comasat Video Enterprises, said it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Spectradyne Corp., alleging that it is using patented On Command technology to…
The Federal Communications Commission has upheld a $ 5,000 fine levied against ABC affiliate KESQ-TV, Palm Springs, for violating equal employment opportunity rules.
Rank Organisation boss Michael Gifford broke his usual "no comment" policy yesterday to state "clearly and unequivocally that our film and television activities are not for sale."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%