Hollywood's writers, hitting a mostly unnoticed area following last week's collapse of contract talks, have accused studios and nets of "gutting" minimums for script sales and resales into other…
Two of Blighty's minority webs have joined forces to share TV rights to "Gladiator" in a package acquired from Universal believed to be worth in excess of $10 million.
For nearly 30 years, the studios shied away from the period gangster drama "Gangs of New York." However, with the pic's production nearly complete in Rome, one of the companies that turned down…
The Film Music Network (FMN), a professional org for the film and television music industry, and the indie Assn. of Independent Feature Film Producers (AIFFP), which reps more than 20,000 filmmakers…
A day after new figures showed film marketing costs rising 11% in the past year to $27.3 million per film, four top studio marketing execs on Wednesday sought to explain where those dollars go at a…
The premiere of NBC's "The Fighting Fitzgeralds" received strong sampling in the middle of a "Frasier" sandwich Tuesday, winning its half-hour in young adults.
Warner Bros. wowed exhibs with its upcoming film slate at ShoWest 2001... IM Internationalmedia AG, better known as Intermedia, is going from strength to strength... Kids WB! announces it will add…
Canada's largest cabler, Rogers Communications, has been accused of threatening producers after it lobbied them to back a move to allow cablers to own analog channels.
Fox TV Pictures has started production on "The Colony," a two-hour telepic for Fox Broadcasting Co. about a clan of evil rats, from producers Robert Cort and David Madden ("Save the Last Dance").
The Dave Matthews Band's "Everyday" landed in the top spot as expected, selling nearly three-quarters of a million copies in its first week of sales.