General Cinema Corp. said yesterday its profit for its first fiscal quarter sank 92% from results a year earlier that included a huge onetime gain related to its purchase of a publishing company.
Warner Bros. abruptly pulled the plug yesterday on the planned start next month of Steven Seagal's directorial debut, "Rainbow Warrior," citing insufficient snow in Alaska for the four- to five-month…
I RECENTLY SPENT A WEEK WATCHING MOVIES in Berlin. It seemed like a month.
Underscoring the ever-increasing synergy between the marketing and distribution of its films, New Line Cinema has crowned Mitch Goldman president of distribution and marketing, giving the longtime…
Walt Disney Pictures' "The Three Musketeers" has added its third musketeer -- Oliver Platt -- as principal casting on the film was completed, producers Joe Roth and Roger Birnbaum confirmed yesterday.
"There are about eight people who are really important in the area of project financing," observed Nigel Sinclair of the entertainment law firm of Sinclair Tenenbaum & Co. "They are the one or two…
The French group Chargeurs, whose entertainment industry investments include stakes in BSkyB, Action-pay-per-view and Allied Filmmakers, has announced net 1992 profits of 724 million francs ($ 131…
Miramax Films' international sales have exceeded expectations by 50% and reached $ 11 million during the American Film Market, according to Miramax Intl. prexy Ian Jessel.
Hearst Entertainment and Worldvision Homevideo have inked their first "label" output deal for domestic rights on 21 telefilms. All pix, in the $ 2.5 million range, will have had network or cable…
Overseas Filmgroup subsid First Look Pictures has signed "Sid & Nancy" helmer Alex Cox to write and direct provocative thriller "Blue Tiger," budgeted at $ 4 million. "We have all rights outside…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%