U.K. digital auds prefer homegrown fare, according to end-of-year viewing figures that also show commercial weblet ITV2 overtook satcaster Sky One for the first time as Blighty's most popular digital…
While syndication ratings were lower for most shows during the week ended Dec. 25 due to the Christmas holiday and post-sweeps reruns, magazine shows managed to buck the trend.
Lou Rawls, whose deep and silky voice took him from church choirs on Chicago's Southside to Broadway and the top of the pop charts, died Friday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was 72.
"Dancing With the Stars" returned with good numbers for ABC on Thursday night, while NBC got off to an encouraging start with its new comedy block. CBS remained on top, though, as "CSI" was again the…
Clickstar, the online film distribution company Intel formed with Morgan Freeman's Revelations Entertainment, will distribute Brad Silberling's next pic, "Ten Items or Less," online within weeks…
The Berlin Film Festival will honor late Japanese helmer Nakagawa Nobuo as part of the program of the 36th Forum of New Cinema (Feb. 9-19), one of the fest's principal sections.
Cinema for Peace, the charity gala to be held Feb. 13 at the Berlin Konzerthaus during the Berlin Film Festival, will honor actress Sharon Stone with its inaugural Cinema for Peace Award for Social…
"Memoirs of a Geisha" was the most nominated movie in the longlists for the British Academy Film Awards, closely followed by "Brokeback Mountain," "The Constant Gardener" and "Good Night, and Good…
The high-def DVD camp got a high-profile shot in the arm in its battle against competing HD format Blu-ray Disc with the Weinstein Co.'s announcement that it has reached an agreement with Toshiba to…
Polychrome Pictures has bought U.S. distrib rights to writer-director Georgia Lee debut feature "Red Doors" in a deal that gives Warner Home Video television and homevid rights.
Increased heat over a possible Disney-Pixar deal has the biz abuzz, sending Pixar's stock price -- and hopes for a reconciliation -- soaring higher than one of the Incredibles.