Fourth-quarter sales nearly tripled and earnings nearly doubled for RHI Entertainment Inc. as the TV producer/distributor rang up big numbers from deliveries to the three webs.
Rysher Entertainment unveiled a six-picture, medium-budget slate of features as the TV syndicator begins its big push into the fiscally challenging world of pricey pix.
Walter Manley, whose Manley Prods. was removed by sheriffs from last year's American Film Market for failing to pay a producer, has returned to this year's market with another company.
HBO chairman and CEO Michael Fuchs cautioned entertainment execs Thursday that the infopike may not be paved anytime soon.
Dan Aykroyd has been inked to star in a new Savoy Pictures Entertainment flick, "Getting Away With Murder," the first drama for the former "Saturday Night Live" cutup since his Oscar-nominated perf…
At the dais on the stage of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in 1987, Arnold Kopelson, with Oscar in hand, listed off a number of the usual suspects for thanks in making the best picture of the previous…
"Fear of a Black Hat," one of the most talked-about indie projects that's yet to be released, was picked up for domestic distribution by Samuel Goldwyn Co.
Concept Communications Inc., the TV production company with ties to Rev. Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church, has apparently taken control of Nostalgia Network Inc., the struggling cable channel.
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. posted lower third-quarter earnings and revenues as consumer demand for its gadgets continued to wane and a strong yen kept its products too expensive in overseas…
Samuel Goldwyn Co. acquired "What Happened Was ..."-- a sleeper hit of the Sundance Film Festival -- adding another high-profile indie flick to its lineup.