Argentina and Venezuela inked Feb. 1 to create TeleSur, a South American state TV network to compete with CNN and other international news channels.
The Backlot: Herewith a few observations about "Disney War," the new James B. Stewart book, even though I may (or may not) have read it. After all, everyone I ran into last week claimed to be reading…
The 2004 presidential election left theater folk in the famously left-leaning San Francisco Bay area reeling -- and looking for ways to make meaningful artistic statements in the face of an…
The U.S. majors are keen to negotiate a new contract for the distribution of their films in China this year, and to persuade the Chinese government to clamp down on the piracy of Hollywood product…
Spain boasts one of Europe's most competitive TV markets. With no ad caps or license fees, four general entertainment webs -- Telecinco, Antena 3, pubcaster RTVE's flagship channel TVE and the FORTA…
A lot can happen in an actor's career in the time it takes to make and then release a movie. Take "Stealth," the next picture from helmer Rob Cohen ("The Fast and the Furious,"), due to open July 29.
If Borders and Barnes & Noble want to be considered entertainment centers, "The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart is the ideal headliner. While touting "America the Book: A Citizen's Guide to Democracy…
Spanish sales agent Art Mood, which licensed last year's Oscar-nommed docu "Balseros" (Cuban Rafters) nearly worldwide, has added nine docus to its slate, joining Slot and Ermedia at the forefront of…
A channel devoted to Nordic fare, Skandinavia, is set to launch this year. Based at Filmbyen, outside Copenhagen, the channel is repped by Niels Aalbaeck Jensen who is signing up producers and…
After a little more than a year in operation, Malaysia's third commercial terrestrial station, Channel 9, shuttered Feb. 1 and is for sale.
Take that, losers! That's the gloves-off message from a trio of billboards that have gone up in the vicinity of near the Kodak Theater to tweak anti-Bushites such as Michael Moore, Barbra Streisand…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History