Fast emerging as a key supplier of action and upscale fare, Seven Arts Intl. has announced three new pic projects at the Mifed film market.
Upstart production outfit Mediachase has tapped Jim Ziegler and Denise Contis co-exec producers of "ReporterTV," the first online news Webcast dedicated to global entertainment industry news, which…
Summit Entertainment has sold a package of five upcoming Artisan pics -- including "Blair Witch 2" -- to France's Bac Films.
French director Michel Deville's screen adaptation of "La Maladie de Sachs" (Sachs' Disease), a bestselling novel about a country doctor's uphill battle to maintain an even keel while helping his…
Hideo Nakata's Japanese thriller "The Ring," about a killer videotape, won best film at the Sitges '99 Catalonia Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Oct. 16.
Cable operators are fuming at Showtime for offering their main competitor, DirecTV, the right to give all 7.7 million of its subscribers a free preview of the Oct. 23 Mike Tyson/Orrin Norris fight…
Soon it may take more than deep pockets to close a duopoly deal in some of the nations hottest television markets -- it may also require a lucky number.
Turner Classic Movies has bought the world TV premiere of the three-hour documentary "A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies."
French exhib UGC has acquired the U.K.'s Virgin cinema chain in a deal worth £215 million ($359 million).
With the Nov. 4 start of the all-important sweeps frame less than three weeks away, network programming execs are already making plans to pull or pre-empt both new and veteran shows that aren't…