Film-TV contract talks for Hollywood's actors remain on the slow track, with formal negotiations not set to resume until Wednesday.
A clutch of quirky crime dramas -- think "24," "Smallville," "Alias," "Thieves" and "Criminal Intent" -- are likely to pique the interest of 1,000 foreign TV buyers who hit town over the weekend for…
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Pan-Euro broadcaster RTL has approached Italy's newly elected prime minister Silvio Berlusconi about buying a stake in his TV company Mediaset, according to Italian daily paper Il Messaggero.
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French vidgame publisher and distributor Ubi Soft Entertainment has acquired the worldwide gaming rights for "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" from Sony Pictures Consumer Products.
While studios and audiences alike have been slow to embrace the burgeoning video-on-demand business, SightSound Technologies has unveiled plans to offer 20 new feature films a week on its Web site…
Alliance Atlantis has sold its four-hour miniseries "Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows," to Britain's Channel 4.
The 12th annual Human Rights Watch Intl. Film Festival will unspool 38 films, mostly documentaries in their New York premieres, June 15-28 at Lincoln Center's Walter Reade Theater.
Good Machine co-founders Ted Hope and James Schamus will receive the Filmmaker on the Edge Award at the third annual Provincetown Intl. Film Festival, running June 13-17 at the tip of Cape Cod.