MGM yesterday became the latest studio to throw its hat into the spec script ring, shelling out a hefty amount for "Getting Even With Dad," a family comedy written by Jim Jennewein and Thomas S…
Warner Bros. encored as the leading film distributor in the U.S.-Canadian market in 1992, as measured by the exclusive annual Daily Variety analysis of film rentals from theatrical box office.
Walt Disney has announced plans for its second video rollout of "Pinocchio," the campaign to include ties with Colgate-Palmolive and General Mills, special edition copies, and the title's laserdisc…
Columbia Pictures announced yesterday that it has restructured its New York publicity department, bringing in former PMK Public Relations Agency praiser Mara Buxbaum and former Nancy Seltzer…
Miramax's "The Crying Game" dominated exclusive runs again with an amazing $ 175,081 in five days at three New York theaters. Pic is playing on a wide break in Los Angeles.
The ability to cram a feature onto a compact disc may be under Hollywood's Christmas tree next year.
Drew Barrymore, Diahann Carroll, Sir Anthony Hopkins, John Lithgow and Gregory Peck have been slated as presenters of the 50th annual Golden Globe Awards, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. announced…
When bloodthirsty dinosaurs lumber across the screen with startling realism this summer in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park," audiences are expected to shrink in horror. With luck, Universal…
Unlike last year, the 1992 holiday releases are not likely to provide as much long-term carryover business into '93. The exceptions are "A Few Good Men, ""Aladdin," and Universal's just-starting…
As expected, the month of December brought a seasonal slowdown in filming in Los Angeles County, as only 203 permits were issued, the lowest number for this time of year since 1989.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%