Paramount Pictures and MCA Universal are accelerating moves to create a cinema circuit in Japan by naming Ian Riches to the new post of VP, Far East, of their exhibition coventure United Cinemas Intl.
Twentieth Century Fox Intl. Corp. is moving much of its personnel around the global chessboard in a series of promotions and transfers.
Writer Tom Steinbeck, son of Nobel Prize-winning novelist John Steinbeck, has signed with Metropolitan Talent Agency for representation.
Harold (Hal) Elias, 93, longtime officer on the board of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and the recipient of an honorary Oscar, died July 18 in Woodland Hills of a heart attack.
Nancy Carr and Felice Azorsky have joined the CBS/Broadcast Group, Carr as associate director, publicity, Azorsky as senior publicist. The former returns to the web after a year at Fox Broadcasting…
Carlton Communications, the media conglomerate that owns Technicolor and British broadcaster Carlton TV, has promoted June de Moller to the post of managing director.
Marco Mazzei and Cynthia Cruz Mazzei, a girl, Lia Francesca, July 1, Santa Monica Hospital.
Neil McCarthy has been named to the new position of exec VP for finance at Falcon Holding Group. McCarthy is the former exec VP of Capitol-EMI Music Inc. and senior VP for finance and operations at…
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
Creative Artists Agency's bid to meld advertising and entertainment moves a major step forward today, when vet commercial agent Stephen Carbone begins work in a top post at the agency.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$59.2M Warner Brothers -3.25%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 0.67%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$58.2M Universal Pictures 0.07%