The attorneys general of 24 states sent a letter Tuesday to Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti saying the industry should reduce the amount of smoking in films to prevent teens…
As it prepares to enter the handheld vidgame market, mobile phone manufacturer Nokia has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the online gaming assets of Sega.
America Online has signed a deal with the National Football League to provide previews, highlights and other features.
It looks more like a skateboarding ramp than a catwalk, but an elaborate wooden structure dubbed "the Wave" is set to usher in one of the biggest boatloads of talent in the 60-year history of the…
As the candidates for California governor make their mad dashes for campaign cash, Arnold Schwarzenegger has backed away from previous statements he would not seek outside funds and has set ambitious…
Jessica Biel has signed on to star as a female vampire hunter in the David Goyer-directed New Line drama "Blade: Trinity" starring Wesley Snipes.
Palm Pictures and its label Arthouse Films will remake classic chopsocky "Master of the Flying Guillotine." Remake will be first on Palm's development slate. Of late, shingle has been actively…
The so-called auction of Vivendi Universal is turning into a slumber party. The French board members emerged from their much-anticipated four-hour Paris meeting Tuesday with "news" that it will…
Sex scenes on British TV have doubled since 1997, reflecting more relaxed public attitudes, researchers said Tuesday.
New Line Cinema has named Mitch Rotter senior VP of soundtracks and music. Move was announced Tuesday by exec VP of music Paul Broucek and prexy of production Toby Emmerich. He will continue to…