County NatWest Securities analyst Paul Marsh downgraded his rating of King World Productions Inc. yesterday to "accumulate" from "buy" on a price basis.
Capital Cities/ABC Inc. announced yesterday that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell radio stations WPRO-AM/FM, Providence, R.I., to Tele-Media Corp.
The deadline for the Imagine Films special board committee to accept or reject Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's buyout offer came and went yesterday with no word from the company one way or the other.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
A government sting operation aimed at union activities, which included the set-up of a phony film production company in Santa Monica, has resulted in the arrest of James M. Moar, former union VP and…
Hollywood yesterday asked a Chicago appeals court panel to either reconsider its rejection of Federal Communications Commission revisions to the financial interest and syndication rules or allow the…
Santa Monica nightclub At My Place is scheduled to close following a New Year's Eve performance by Michael Ruff, continuing a trend that has seen the recent shuttering of such local niteries as…
Dove Audio announced last week that it has signed with Televisa of Mexico to become the first major American publisher of books on tape to secure distribution in a Spanish-speaking nation.
The transfer of Steve Ross' Time Warner into the hands of Gerald Levin will be solidified in the coming months with the selection of three new outside directors.
NBC will in fact be able to get in TV Guide ads in most markets for its movie "Amy Fisher: My Story" (Daily Variety, Dec. 17). The network moved up the vidpic to Dec. 28 to beat rival ABC and CBS…
The regulatory Independent Television Commission has dealt the second devastating blow in 15 months to Thames Television by rejecting the Thames-led bid for Channel 5, Britain's fifth terrestrial…