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…
Forget just stocks and bonds. Disney has also invested about 5% of its $ 2 billion portfolio in aircraft leases, where it essentially puts up money with another lender, usually a bank, to buy an…
Hollywood's love affair is heating up with the hottest new technology in entertainment, virtual reality. That's the buzz, say engineers who are working in this fledgling industry. Increasingly, word…
In yesterday's Film, TV Music Special Report, John Huie's name was omitted from Creative Artists Agency's roster of music agents.
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…
Sony Pictures Entertainment may not be in the basketball business any time soon, but local sports experts said yesterday the movie and TV giant has good reason to be eying the Los Angeles Lakers.
After churning through the '80s buying, selling, merging and purging, several of the largest entertainment companies are sitting on huge piles of cash. Paramount, Disney, Capital Cities/ABC and CBS…
Paramount Communications Inc. has formally announced the creation of its Paramount Technology Group. The unit, which unofficially existed since November, is headed by Keith Schaefer, former CEO of…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%