The Starship Enterprise beamed up excellent foreign debuts as UIP's "Star Trek: Insurrection" set new B.O. records for the galactic franchise by boldly entering Germany, the U.K. and Australia.
TeleCruz Technology Inc., developers of cost-effective, single-chip solutions for interactive television, has entered into a licensing agreement with Gemstar International Group Ltd., the leading…
The long and the short of it is that, beginning in 1999, there's only going to be one Oscar for documentary. The categories of documentary feature and docu short film will be combined.
Trying to protect its family-friendly image, The Walt Disney Co., on Friday, recalled 3.4 million copies of the restored video release of its 1977 animated feature "The Rescuers," after the company…
Telescene Film Group has inked deals with the Fremantle Corp. and New Line Television for "Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World," allowing the two-hour TV movie pilot to go ahead as a full…
Thesp Geena Davis has been tapped to host ABC's first-ever Academy Awards preshow.
Producer/director Norman F. Jewison will receive the Irving G. Thalberg memorial award on Oscar night.
SPECIAL REPORTIt was a year of transition for October Films as the specialized film distributor struggled to define its relationship with Universal Pictures, which acquired a majority interest in…
ABC and its affils are still months away from a deal to have affiliates chip in for the cost of the web's new multibillion dollar "Monday Night Football" package, Alphabet net topper Pat Fili-Krushel…
"Titanic" continued its winning ways Sunday, capturing the award for best movie of 1998 at the 25th annual People's Choice Awards ceremony.
A strong lineup of big-name directors, including Terrence Malick, Robert Altman, Claude Chabrol, Bertrand Tavernier and David Cronenberg, are tipped for competition spots in the 49th Berlin Film…