Warmly affectionate yet curiously hollow, "The Universe of Keith Haring" is a straightforward biodoc about the Gotham-based artist and style-setter. Foregoing any analysis of his work, helmer…
Markets & Festivals
Entertainment law firms, especially those at the top echelon, foresee changes wrought by the strike but not a reduction of work.
Forest Whitaker is doin' the Dew. As his first foray into branded entertainment, thesp partnered with Pepsi-Cola North America to produce the web-based fantasy game "Dewmocracy," that culminates in…
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has picked up overseas rights to two upcoming Lionsgate sequels, "The Punisher 2: War Zone" and "Crank 2: High Voltage."
After winning big on the potentially risky "Lord of the Rings" franchise, New Line is betting yet again on a pricey fantasy book series, "His Dark Materials," with the first pic "The Golden Compass"…
Moby has become the latest artist to give away his new music for free -- but to a select audience: He's giving it to filmmakers.
Hopes for a quick resolution of the writers strike are fading fast. Back-channel efforts have resumed to avert what's now looking like a long and painful work stoppage.
Led by an expanding television audience of young adults, revenues at leading U.S. Hispanic media company Univision Communications increased 4.4% in the third quarter to $529.1 million, compared with…
So is there a cease-fire between DreamWorks and Paramount? Reading the new Vanity Fair story about the Geffen vs. Redstone battle, it's hard to decide.
Herbert Barrett, classic music business maven for more than 50 years died, Monday in New York of heart failure. He was 97.