UGC chief Guy Verrecchia on Wednesday declared himself "satisfied" with Tuesday's surprise launch by rival chain Gaumont of a cheap cinema pass to compete with his own group's Carte Illimite. While…
Entertainment site Sputnik7.com inked an agreement with StreamSearch to distribute its audio and video content on the portal.
The RTL Group on Wednesday posted a boost in profits and announced further plans to expand European operations by increasing its stake in leading Spanish web Antena 3.
A favorite son of Columbia Pictures of late, scribe John August has snared a seven-figure payday for his latest opus, an untitled horror pitch. The pitch centers on three explorers searching for…
Stan Lee Media has beefed up its comicbook-themed portfolio, acquiring the rights to Conan the Barbarian from Conan Properties Inc. for $4.3 million in stock.
Pathe is bidding to run one of France's first digital terrestrial TV networks, a spokesman said Wednesday, striking a deal with the production company Reservoir Prods. to jointly bid for a license…
Sci-fi, fantasy and horror Web venture Fandom.com has tapped Ted Howells as chief financial officer, while Los Angeles Dodgers senior veep and general counsel Sam Fernandez has joined the company's…
Francisco Ramos is ankling as CEO of Aurum, Spain's second-biggest indie pic distributor and one of its largest mainstream film producers. His departure, effective almost immediately, will see Ramos…
In a slightly positive sign, negotiators for striking union actors and advertisers met Wednesday and agreed to convene again today rather than walking away from the table.
Musician Dave Stewart is planning to create interactive TV channels themed on classic pop acts like the Beatles, the Rolling Stones and Bob Marley. Stewart, best known as half of the Eurythmics, told…