Entertainment News Archive - March 18, 2010

TEL AVIV, Israel, March 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd.

PARIS and ISTANBUL, March 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris : ETL) and Digiturk, Turkey's leading pay-TV platform, today announced the signature of a major agreement for the lease renewal of 12 transponders until 2021 at Eutelsat's 7 degrees East video neighbourhood occupied by its W3A satellite.

SEATTLE, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascentium Corporation, an experience agency that changes how brands engage the world, announces a series of strategic new hires across its creative, account and technology teams to keep pace with its growing business and the evolution of the marketing industry. Among the over 20 new hires since January 1 is Debbie Yount as managing director.

SAN FRANCISCO, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Today MakingOf.com, the first and only centralized behind-the-scenes destination, continues its coverage of the highly anticipated HBO miniseries THE PACIFIC by announcing a new weekly question and answer forum with Bruce C.

LYNDHURST, N.J., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizen Watch Company has signed Kim Clijsters, the reigning and two-time US Open tennis champion, as its newest Brand Ambassador for the Citizen Signature timepiece collection. Ms.

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition is celebrating its twelfth year.

ATLANTA, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced it will implement Spring Black Friday, a weekend of regional door buster deals in preparation for spring, the Company's biggest selling season.

LOS ANGELES, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the top ten DVD sales and rentals for the prior week based on estimated consumer spending. According to the company's Retail Essentials and Home Video Essentials tracking services, the top ten selling DVDs and the top ten most-rented motion pictures, per data collected for the week ending March 14, 2010 include: Rentrak Top 10 Selling DVDs* RANK TITLE STUDIO WEEKS IN RELEASE 1 Old Dogs Disney 1 2 Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire Lionsgate 1 3 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Sony 1 4 2012 Sony 2 5 Planet 51 Sony 1

BERLIN, March 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - The Wagner Series Kicks Off With Der fliegende Holländer in November 2010 With Richard Wagner's opera Der fliegende Holländer, the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin and Marek Janowski begin their series featuring concert performances of the ten most important of Wagner's operas on November 13, 2010.

LOS ANGELES, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Kenn Viselman presents announced today that it has filed a variety of patent applications for their unique interactive movie-going experience.

Word of the Day
  • A political dynamiter.
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