General Cinema chief exec's windfall $ 2.8 million General Cinema Corp. boosted Robert Tarr's compensation to take advantage of tax benefits that might be eliminated if Congress changes tax laws…
Last Week…$ 82,500,000 1992…$ 74,500,000 1991…$ 98,400,000 Year to date…$ 598,900,000 *1992…$ 527,700,000 1991…$ 682,600,000 *– one week less
(1993, through Feb. 28) Rank Dist. Pix Share 1. BV ... 10 23.3% 2.
General Cinema Corp. joined Disney in side-stepping impending tax hikes by giving its chief executive an early raise.
The emphasis at Location Expo '93, which closed yesterday at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, was on innovation and invention, as film commissions looked for new ways to bring production to their…
A plentiful influx of new exclusives perked up the limited-run box office, led by Sony Pictures Classics' "Olivier, Olivier" and Kino's cinematographers' docu "Visions of Light."
Budget-slashing director general ofthe BBC finds himself in hot water over a compensation arrangement that allowed him to pay less income tax; French exhib Gaumont's earnings drop; and Sunset + Vine…
Reflecting mixed box office results, French exhibition and distribution major Gaumont has posted 1992 profits of 33.9 million francs ($ 6 million), down 23.8 %.
Guild Entertainment's address was listed incorrectly in Friday's AFM Market Guide.
Ruth Pomerance, most recently VP at Davis Entertainment, has joined Lee Rich Prods. as veepee and head of the New York office. She will be responsible for acquiring and developing movie projects.
Who's afraid of Hollywood? Not RCS Video, Italy's fast-rising entertainment company and a 12% shareholder in Carolco. Far from backing out of a risky situation, the country's No. 2 video distribbery…