The French media world was abuzz Monday over the news that Canal Plus is poised to gobble up smaller rival pay TV operator TPS, valued at around $1 billion.
Hard Sell: Talk to the parents of any preschool girl and you'll find that the word princess doesn't mean what it once did. It's been co-opted by the Walt Disney Company.
Danish director Lone Scherfig ("Italian for Beginners") will film a screenplay penned by Lars von Trier, "Erik Nietzsche -- the Early Years." Despite the title, story has nothing to do with…
Hackers forced Russia's first international English-language 24-hour satellite channel, Russia Today, off the air Monday two days after its launch. Station was unable to say when broadcast would…
One old barn theater may be on the way to demolition only to make way for another. In a settlement supervised by two state attorneys general, the Lucille Lortel Foundation awarded the not-for-profit…
Gaining kudos-season steam after being named the year's best pic over the weekend by critics orgs in Los Angeles and Boston, "Brokeback Mountain" climbed to the summit of the New York Film Critics…
The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures has named George Clooney's "Good Night, and Good Luck" the year's best film. Org unveiled its annual best-of list Monday morning in Gotham.
The two-hour conclusion to "Survivor: Guatemala" gave CBS a primetime ratings victory Sunday, as the reality adventure series showed it can still pack 'em in more than five years after its premiere.
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset and Sky Italia have discreetly divorced, untying the pact under which a four-channel Mediaset bouquet has been beaming on Rupert Murdoch's Italo paybox since its 2003…
Yasmine Kassari's complex Moroccan rural tale "The Sleeping Child" won best pic at the eighth Tangier National Film Festival, which marked a watershed for Morocco, confirming the emergence of a…
“Brokeback Mountain” staked an early place on year-end critics’ lists, leading the Broadcast Film Critics Assn. nominations with eight nominations, including picture, director, actor, supporting…