A clearer picture is emerging of Barry Diller's early involvement in QVC Network Inc., including an employment package designed to build his stake quickly in the company and to reward a stellar…
A U.S. District Court panel yesterday voted 2-1 to separate cable industry challenges to the new cable reregulation law, and to allow Judge Thomas Jackson to rule solely on the merits of the entire…
Falcon Video Communications, a partnership of Falcon Cable TV and the A.H. Belo Corp., has acquired five cable systems in two transactions.
In yesterday's story about the Los Angeles Lakers and Sony Pictures Entertainment, the name of William Morris Agency agent Jeff Witjas was spelled incorrectly.
Calling TV violence America's No. 1 health problem, panelists testifying before a House subcommittee yesterday called for better labeling of television programs containing violence and tougher…
Broadcast advertising revenues rose an expected 16% to $ 5.6 billion in the third quarter, boosted by record political spending in the period and a rise in key "bellwether" categories that could…
In the year since buying the bankrupt Heritage theater chain, Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and his company are on a tear.
Spain's fastest-growing private bank, Banesto, headed by 44-year-old Mario Conde, has shaken up Spain's conservative banking establishment by adopting an aggressive--some say reckless--growth policy.
IBM has staked out new territory in town by underwriting a Media Lab with UCLA's Extension Program. The Lab will be located at Universal's CityWalk, where the Extension is putting a 14-classroom…
The "For Sale" sign hanging over France's Cote D'Azur studio La Victorine has finally been removed. The 73-year-old studio, which hosted the classic Marcel Carne pic "Les Enfants du Paradis," and…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%