As a rule of thumb, fathers find it virtually impossible to take a cool, detached view of their offspring's abilities. But Rupert Murdoch is no ordinary dad.
While the defeat of Proposition 87 disappointed folks like Robert Redford, Julia Roberts and Ben Affleck, it probably stung producer Steve Bing the most -- at least in terms of his wallet.
Australian legit producers have always passionately resisted the idea of reporting weekly grosses, but with the release of the second annual Ticket Attendance & Revenue Survey by industry body Live…
Does Hollywood have a binge problem? In 2005, 58 movies opened between Nov. 17 and Jan. 1. This year's holiday glut will see 65 pics jockeying for position, with an estimated 27 going wide.
The success of U.S. series in primetime is attributable to a simple fact, say local programmers: The quality of the shows, including "CSI: Miami" and "House" on RTL and "Desperate Housewives" on…
It's Borat's world now. Though Sacha Baron Cohen may be despised in Kazakhstan, "Borat" stunned the international marketplace with a convincing launch weekend of $18.6 million at only 993 playdates…
The ladies of Wisteria Lane are helping to relaunch Dubai Media's English-language satellite channel One TV in the Mideast.
Just before the Nov. 7 midterm elections and the day-after resignation of Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, the Pentagon beefed up its public affairs office, aiming to make it an operation "akin to…
NBC hasn't gotten the production it was hoping for out of most of its new programs, but sked moves could gives these shows one last good shot. While "Heroes" has been the most impressive newbie on…
Runaway production used to be an American problem. But although some U.S. productions did decamp Down Under, last year's offshore production figures proved to be the worst since 1995.
Mark Burnett is kicking "The Contender" franchise into a whole new sport.