Despite the holiday, gavelers saw mostly positive syndie ratings for Labor Day week with the debuts of newcomer "Power of Attorney" and the second season of its stablemate "Divorce Court."
Mandalay Sports Entertainment and Warren Miller Films, one of the leading niche producers of ski and snowboard films, have partnered to develop and distribute sports films. Under the alliance, Warren…
Online radio service Spike has pacted with the RIAA to create streaming radio services that fall under the purview of the org's desired copyright protections.
European Commission staff reportedly has drafted a decision to block Time Warner's $20 billion acquisition of music giant EMI on the grounds it would stifle price competition.
Defying MPAA head Jack Valenti's stalwart defense of the film ratings system, the industry's directors issued a call Thursday for complete revision of the ratings. The Directors Guild of America…
The same week that Al Gore and Joe Lieberman took showbiz to task for marketing inappropriate movies, CDs and videogames to kids, the head of Miramax, VH1 and Rolling Stone threw a concert in their…
U.K. rights group Chorion is partnering with L.A.-based animation studio SD Entertainment to produce "Make Way for Noddy," a $15 million kids TV series.
Platinum Studios has inked a production, development and distribution deal with Netcaster AlwaysI.com in an attempt to find the next comic to fast track.
In the waning days of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, Lions Gate Films has made the first major acquisition of the fest by picking up U.S. theatrical distribution on Kathryn Bigelow's "The Weight of…
Jacquelyn Ford Morie, who developed the CGI training program for Walt Disney feature animation and f/x house Rhythm & Hues, has joined the Institute for Creative Technologies as manager of creative…
Shares of AT&T Corp. jumped Wednesday on rumors denied by people close to the company that chairman-CEO Michael Armstrong is on the way out and Liberty Media head John Malone will replace him.