If pilot orders can be viewed as at-bats in the game of prime time series, then the major studios -- despite increased network activity -- still have the best slugging percentage.
Justen Dardis has been tapped head of the feature lit department at Agency for the Performing Arts.
Paramount Pictures has acquired the superhero comic book "Captain Thunder and Blue Bolt" for producer Joe Wizan to develop and produce under his Wizan/Black banner, sources confirmed.
Jack Valenti has been awarded a two-year contract extension as president of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, keeping him at the helm through January 1996.
Felix Mussenden has been promoted to executive VP and general manager of Universal Studios Hollywood.
IF "UNFORGIVEN" RIDES OFF with the best picture Oscar on Monday night, as many are predicting it will, Clint Eastwood's Western will join the very small group of Academy Award winners that, from any…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America has delayed asking U.S. Trade Representative Mickey Kantor to crack down on film piracy against Italy after the Italians assured the U.S. that it will take action…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will host a reception for the Oscar nominees in the documentary feature and short subject categories tonight at the Acadamy's Samuel Goldwyn Theatre. A…
Italian film producers Mario and Vittorio Cecchi Gori announced yesterday they have acquired five film theaters in Rome, including two of the largest in the city, for 45 billion lire ($ 28.5…
Studio reps and creative artists convene today to discuss film labeling and whether Congress should become involved in the thorny issue.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%