In a deal that will give him and the producers ownership of the film's copyright, writer-director James Merendino ("SLC Punk") has pacted to helm the indie comedy "Magicians."
Tribune Media Services said Wednesday it has acquired Premier DataVision Inc. (PDI), a leading distributor of movie showtime data and advertisements in the U.S., and has joined with the company to…
The show may go on at Livent's "Fosse" and "Ragtime," but at former Livent ad house Wilner Advertising, it's belt-tightening time: Despite claiming to have spent more than $650,000 on Livent ads…
A move by MSNBC to air same-day repeats of NBC News' "Meet the Press" during the Senate trial of President Clinton is raising eyebrows among some key Peacock affils.
San Rafael-based Century Theatres has upped head film buyer David Shesgreen to the position of chief operating officer.
Film producer-writer Nora Ephron was among three people appointed to the board of exhib Loews Cineplex Entertainment Wednesday, increasing the size of the board to 16.
Beware the government, especially when it's bringing gifts. As repercussions of new tax concessions to stimulate production and distribution of local fare become clearer, Russian distributors dealing…
Digital Theater Systems president Bill Neighbors, who helped launch the motion picture sound equipment maker six years ago, will ankle his post as of Feb. 15.
Lifetime will invest $5 million in its new pro-social campaign, an initiative on the issue of child care that will include an original documentary produced by actress Lee Grant.
Marking yet another major promotion in recent months, Warner Bros. Online has upped Jeff Weiner to the newly created position of veep of planning, development and administration, the division's…
Nominations for the 24th annual Cesar awards (the French equivalent of the Oscars) were announced Wednesday, producing a fair amount of surprises.