News Corp.'s NDS subsid Tuesday denounced a lawsuit by Canal Plus as "outrageous and baseless," blaming the French pay-TV group's piracy problems on inferior technology and bad management. He said…
Markets & Festivals
In a quick turnaround, ESPN and InDemand are making the network's first original movie, "A Season on the Brink," available for video-on-demand on select cable systems just five days after the…
IATSE president Thomas Short has issued a strong condemnation of the Hollywood blacklist following steps by a key local to remove blacklist language from the IA's national constitution.
MGM has given the 20th James Bond pic a most 007-like title, "Die Another Day."
The heavyweight title match between Mike Tyson and Lennox Lewis may be back on track following Tuesday's 3-0 vote to grant Tyson a license by the Washington, D.C., Boxing and Wrestling Commission.
Good Machine Intl., along with brothers Pedro and Augustin Almodovar's El Deseo shingle, is finalizing a deal to finance through foreign sales "My Life Without Me," a roughly $3 million pic to be…
Technicolor parent Thomson Multimedia has acquired Still in Motion, a privately held DVD compression and authoring shop.
Sony Corp. has agreed to pay the state of Connecticut $326,000 for using bogus movie review blurbs attributed to a state newspaper in promoting several of its films last year.
You'd think NATPE organizers had cleaned out every minibar in sight, , given the recent run of charges leveled at them by hotel operators.
The year's first Jameson Short Film Award was presented to Christian Lindblad's "Last Supper" at Finland's Tampere Film Festival March 11.
Italy's national film producers union has threatened to withhold all Italian productions from participation in the Venice Intl. Film Festival if a fest topper is not named before the end of this week.
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