Madstone Theaters is launching Film Forward, a series of unreleased independent titles to debut commercially with exclusive playdates on the Gotham-based exhib's screens across the country as an…
More customers, higher prices and cost cuts have helped Shaw Communications, Canada's second-largest cabler, narrow its net loss to C$19.7 million ($13.4 million) for the fiscal second quarter from…
Hip-hopper Damon Dash's insider urban music world comedy "Death of a Dynasty," starring Jay-Z, will world premiere May 7 in a gala event at the second Tribeca Film Festival.
News Corp. won DirecTV Wednesday -- a seminal deal for the media conglom and a testament to the perseverance of chairman-CEO Rupert Murdoch, who's been negotiating that merger for more than three…
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Comcast upped the ante in its negotiations with movie packagers Starz Encore and HBO Wednesday, as the cabler sealed a new comprehensive premium package deal with rival Showtime Networks.
In line with many of its fellow German media firms, kidvidder RTV posted Wednesday a wider annual loss for 2002 of $106 million, up from a $2.8 million deficit the previous year. Revenues sank by 59%…
Vivendi Universal announced Wednesday a restructuring of its finance department, naming Hubert Joly deputy chief financial officer reporting to chief financial officer Jaques Espinasse. Joly was…
Linkin Park remained record buyers' destination of choice for a second consecutive week, pushing the rap-rock act's sophomore disc, "Meteora," into platinum territory and keeping former No. 1 50 Cent…
The Method Film Festival, which kicks off Friday in Burbank, will fete Peter Falk with a career achievement award.
The Film Council is hatching an ambitious plan to lead a digital revolution in the U.K.'s specialized exhibition and distribution business by investing £14 million ($22 million) to install digital…