Veteran screenwriter Larry Ferguson, author of such scripts as “Alien 3,” “The Hunt for Red October,” “Highlander,” “The Presidio” and “Beverly Hills Cop 2,” has signed with the William Morris…
Rebecca Kimball Thorp and Charles Harry Hutchinson, July 5, Cape Newagen, Maine. Bride's an account supervisor for Porter Novelli public relations; groom's an actor and voiceover artist.
The leather anniversary of the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival in March was laced with heavy distribber purchasing power as the maturing fest hit its third year.
Florence Maslow, a popular dancer from the 1920s who appeared in the "Ziegfeld Follies" and worked with Josephine Baker, and later toured the United States as part of the dance team Florence and…
Universal Studios Home Video has named Charlie Katz senior veep of marketing. He fills the void created by the departure of Craig Relyea, who joined DreamWorks late last year.
Behind the Scenes
There's a hurricane blowing through the Morgan Creek offices on the Warner Bros. lot, and he just happens to own the company.
MGM's Elisabeth Seldes is leaving her post as senior VP of production, but she'll stay attached to the stu-dio under an independent but exclusive contract to produce features for the MGM and UA units.
Dove Entertainment has announced that Ron Lightstone has been named president and CEO in charge of all divisions of the film-TV production-distribution company and book publisher. The move was…
In the second significant restructuring at MCA Records in as many months, the label is expected to tap Nancy Levin as its new promotion chief.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%