Public spending on movies decreased 9.6% in 1999 though overall entertainment industry spending in Italy rose 4.7% to $2.7 billion in 1999 compared to the previous year, according to Italian national…
As Columbia Pictures prepares to abandon ship, Miramax Films is stepping up to supply the lifeboats to save "The Shipping News" from turnaround oblivion. Just last March, Miramax had joined Columbia…
Chances are good that Republican presidential nominee George W. Bush will not be making an appearance on CBS' "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn" anytime soon.
Paxson Communications, parent company to fledgling broadcast net Pax TV, Wednesday posted a narrowed second-quarter loss amid revenue gains attributed in part to a new relationship with NBC.
The city of Santa Monica, responding to the prospect of an ongoing strike against the ad industry by union actors, has tightened procedures for obtaining film shooting permits on public property. The…
It's getting a little crowded around the tribal council, as a record number of viewers peered in Wednesday to see the 11th person voted off CBS' hugely popular "Survivor." According to Nielsen, the…
Cable operator PrimaCom has taken over local provider Hoka TV. With the acquisition, PrimaCom adds Hoka's 1,400 customers to its current 40,000 subscribers in the region around the city of…
"The Truth About Jane," an original Lifetime movie about a mother agonizing over the revelation that her daughter is a lesbian, scored a 4.7 rating in cable homes on Monday, making it the…
"Spartacus" has a new home. Team Entertainment has secured from creators Neil Russell and Dennis Hackin the rights to the one-hour action series "Spartacus," which had been announced as a project in…
MTV Latino and Nickelodeon Latin America have launched MTVNick.com, a joint Web site for affiliate multisystem operators and the press.
The 24th edition of the Montreal World Film Festival is light on high-profile Hollywood fare and instead focuses on well-known international auteurs and Canuck helmers.
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