Japan's box office has hit a record 220 billion yen ($2.65 billion), topping the $2.54 billion notched up in 2004, according to figures from distrib Toho.
"Sesame Street's Big Bird Looks at the World" will debut on Shanghai's tyke-skewed Haha Channel on Dec. 22.
Spain's Vicente Canales, the former head of Filmax's international division, has launched his own sales agency, Film Factory Ent.
Appearing on the penultimate "Larry King Live" on Wednesday, Barbra Streisand said President Obama was "maybe a little" disappointing in not just repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" at the start of his…
Veteran Canuck performer Howie Mandel will receive the Award of Distinction at the 32nd Banff World Television Festival.
Hungary's Customs and Finance Office have detained producer Gabor P. Koltai over allegations of fraud totaling HUF 4 billion ($19 million).
The tax bill that overwhelmingly passed the Senate today, in a 81-19 vote, includes a sweetener for the entertainment business: An extension of a provision that allows production expenses to be…
Some more thoughts on the anger from the left at Obama: Brian Lowry writes that while Obama "carries no shortage of problems and challenges on his shoulders, but part of that burden was placed there…
Writers from 10 shows airing on Comcast Entertainment's E!, Style, and G4 cablers have voted overwhelmingly to be repped by the Writers Guild of America West in an unofficial secret ballot election…
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Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%