Dinosaurs ruled the world Monday night, or at least a significant chunk of ours. The operative word at the industry unveiling of "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" was more --- more screens, more people…
Bella Dimbort, mother of Danny Dimbort, president of the independent film production and distribution company Nu Image, died April 12 of natural causes in Tel Aviv. She was 83.
Leon Tokatyan, who wrote the pilot episode for the award-winning TV series ''Lou Grant,'' died May 13 in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 73.
The MGM Telecommunications Group, foreign TV sales arm of the studio, has tapped James Hurlock VP, sales planning and business development for the Asia Pacific region.
Mary Boyle Seitz, the scenarist for John Wayne's first starring role, "The Big Trail," in 1929, died May 12 in Los Angeles following a short illness. She was 93.
Jenny Montefiore has been appointed marketing director at All American Fremantle Intl. and will be responsible for marketing, advertising and promotion for the company's business around the world…
Cheryl Boone Isaacs has been named president of theatrical marketing for New Line Cinema, it was confirmed Tuesday by Mitchell Goldman, president of marketing and distribution (Daily Variety, May 16).
Iris Grossman has been upped to senior veepee of talent and casting for TNT from her VP post. Based in Los Angeles, she will be responsible for overseeing all talent and casting issues related to TNT…
Richard Nabatoff, 39, who served in various executive capacities for entertainment companies including Time Warner, died April 21 in New York of undisclosed causes.
Orton Havergal Hicks, a veteran film industry executive, died May 10 of natural causes in Hanover, N.H. He was 96.
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%