Indie distribution company MAC Releasing, in association with Samy Boy Films, has acquired all North American distribution rights to the Gina Gershon all-girl punk band pic "Prey for Rock and Roll."
In a publishing industry that already struggles to win attention for all but its biggest authors, the executives who market books predict their jobs will get even tougher during an invasion of Iraq.
Nearly a dozen Republican lawmakers have demanded that defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld defend the Pentagon's unprecedented decision to let TV correspondents embed with U.S. troops, saying it might…
The NCAA men's basketball tournament will kick off as scheduled in primetime Thursday, even if the U.S. has begun dropping bombs on Baghdad.
Ted Turner said Tuesday he'll likely keep his seat on AOL Time Warner's board and that he's been pushing for some more media-savvy directors, including journalists, to be added to the slate. He said…
Regarding the article published in the Eye on the Oscars issue ("Oscar Reflects Our Obsession With Being No. 1," Variety, March 10-16), accompanied by a photo of Humphrey Bogart
Last week, I read through Jack Valenti's ShoWest speech on the state of the industry and was surprised at the numbers.
The entertainment community has always rallied 'round the flag in time of war, albeit in varied emotional climates.
And now for the hard part. Having wrested the prize jewels of German media from a respected local bidder, Haim Saban must now demonstrate that he can bring Yank savvy to that stodgy broadcast biz…
The impending Iraq war and a Rocky Mountain blizzard offered dubious diversions from recent stock pummelings as shareholders began converging on downtown hotels for the Mouse House's annual meeting.
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