Only a week after Steve Jobs dropped the "interim" from his CEO title at Apple Computer, Bill Gates shocked Wall Street and his industry by announcing plans to step down as CEO of software giant…
Neil Feldman, prexy of Dallas-based Video Post & Transfer, has opened Pacific Data Post, an expansion post-production facility in Santa Monica, to focus on film-to-digital transfers for commercials…
Eight years after it suffered the humiliation of seeing its national network La Cinq go bankrupt, France's Lagardere group is back in television -- in a big way.
The holiday box office race saw kids and adults tugging different ends of the same drumstick, as younger-skewing pics battled a slew of films aimed squarely at parents. The irony: teen pic "Deuce…
Strong holiday sales for the Sony PlayStation, Nintendo 64 and Sega Dreamcast gaming consoles helped the vidgame industry hit the $7.2 billion point in hardware and software sales in 1999, inching…
The new ad line for "The Vagina Monologues" sounds like something out of David Cronenberg's gynecologist horror film "Dead Ringers": "We had one. Now we're going multiple."
Scottish Media Group is buying Ginger Media Group for £225 million ($370 million), with a personal bonanza of $123 million going to Ginger's chief exec and biggest shareholder, TV host and DJ Chris…
Renewing its vows with the Maxim/Details crowd, UPN has a number of testosterone-fueled projects in the works for next season --including a new sci-fi take on talking apes from producer-director Todd…
Loews Cineplex Entertainment said Thursday that net losses for its fiscal third quarter widened to $24 million from $12 million the year before due to an unexpectedly steep drop in attendance at its…
The Australian B.O. hit an all-time high last year -- but the grim news for Aussie producers was that homegrown films took the lowest share of the pie since 1991.