Thomson, parent company of Technicolor, has acquired London-based special effects company the Moving Picture Co. from British broadcaster ITV for $101.4 million.
Hollywood's actors unions want a deal by Christmas. SAG and AFTRA, which start bargaining Dec. 6 with the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers, are aiming to conclude negotiations on…
TV's utility player, Regis Philbin, lived up to his reputation again Monday, signing on to fill in as chief reveler for "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve" as well as co-host of this week's "The…
The main chapter in the tell-all Disney shareholder trial came to a close Monday after nearly eight weeks in a small Delaware courthouse.
"The Polar Express: An Imax 3-D Experience" has taken $18 million at the box office in five weeks, becoming the highest-grossing digitally remastered Imax pic.
A new type of DVD, called HDVD, has appeared on China's black market, further aggravating the DVD piracy problem.
Sri Lankan Police are investigating a grenade attack that killed two people and injured 19 in the audience at Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan's Temptations 2004 World Tour perf in Colombo, Sri Lanka…
Mel Brooks' "The Producers," the Broadway musical transplant that just opened to raves on the West End, and "The History Boys," Alan Bennett's affectionate portrait of life in English academe, were…
Three's a wow for "The Incredibles," the box office victor overseas for the third straight weekend. But here's a cultural oddity: Auds in South Korea appear to be more intrigued by "Andrew Lloyd…
Just For Variety: It's a good morning back in Hollywood after ogling showbiz everywhere from the White House to B'way. First stop was the Kennedy Center Honors and a chat with President Bush and wife…