Hoping to capitalize on demand for wholesome family fare, Montreal-based Madacy Entertainment in association with L.A.-based Vision Films & Hello Media is launching a line of movies on DVD to be…
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Hip-hop impresario Damon Dash has pacted with Lions Gate to produce, direct and star in "State Property II," a sequel to the company's 2002 Philadelphia gangsta pic, one of the first film projects…
Critics loved it but viewers didn't exactly flock to "Wonderfalls" on Friday, as the premiere of the Fox drama ran fourth for its hour.
Yet another Sony-backed local drama production has gotten off the ground in Europe, this time in the U.K. "Hex" was unveiled last week by Ann Harris, SPTI's head of U.K. production.
FCC commissioner Jonathan Adelstein has promised to press the battle against media consolidation, contending such efforts are crucial to maintaining artistic expression.
Loews Cineplex owners Onex Corp. and Oaktree Capital said formally Friday that they've retained Citigroup and Credit Suisse First Boston to explore strategic options for the exhib, including a sale.