"A Charlie Brown Christmas," a longtime CBS chestnut that is headed for ABC next season, posted whopping numbers for the Eye on Monday, helping the net draw its largest audience on the night without…
Only two years ago, "Shakespeare in Love" and "Elizabeth" were competing for best picture. Well, if you buy the premise of the Academy favoring lush period pieces set in Europe -- especially those…
Pathe Pictures has been given the greenlight from the Film Council for another three years of Lottery franchise funding.
Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti called on Congress to take special note of an economic study released Tuesday showing that the movie biz and other copyright-based industries are…
The Food Network and the NBA are joining in a multiyear strategic partnership that will bring basketball-themed programming to the Food Network.
Following the Tuscany-set WWII tale "Tea With Mussolini," Franco Zeffirelli will return to his native region for the English-language period drama "I Fiorentini" (The Florentines), which the director…
Zee Telefilms' version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," "Sawal Dus Crore Ka," has flopped after just two months.
The Lazarus of Hollywood movies in 2000, "Wonder Boys" has been revived in an act of good faith by Paramount, and as a stroke of sustaining good working relations between the studio and director…
Vivendi Universal confirmed Wednesday that marketing services exec Peter Adee will be Universal Pictures new marketing president (Daily Variety, Dec. 13), effective Jan. 1. Adee, formerly a principal…
CBS and Fox delivered some of their most competitive ratings perfs of the season last week, but NBC still prevailed among young adults.
Rupert Murdoch's son James got a nice birthday gift Tuesday as News Corp. elected him to the company's newly expanded board of directors. James, who turns 28 today, is chairman-CEO of News Corp.'s…
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