Sears, Roebuck and Co. said Tuesday it has decided against advertising on future episodes of the controversial new ABC series "Nothing Sacred.''
Negotiations for the acquisition of Bouygues-owned Ciby 2000 by Live Entertainment have narrowed to a period of exclusive talks, sources confirmed (Daily Variety, Sept. 23). The agreement includes a…
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" got a warm reception when it opened the 35th New York Film Festival at Lincoln Center on Friday. The crowd burst into applause when director Ang Lee said, "I was…
Recognizing the potent future of Web site-based commerce, Ticketmaster and technology giant Intel have pacted to develop the next generation of ticketing technology that will deliver interactive…
Spanish digital operator Via Digital, 25% owned by telco Telefonica, will carry a branded Canal Hallmark channel on its platform from Dec. 15.
U.S. music superstore Tower Records will open its newest Asian store here Friday in Malaysia's capital.
The Ford Motor Co. has signed up as lead sponsor of the European Film Awards, which are being relaunched this year with a much higher profile by the European Film Academy.
Esparza/Katz Prods., the production company behind features "Selena" and "Milagro Beanfield War," plus the TNT minis "Gettysburg" and "The Rough Riders," has hired producer Julian Fowles to oversee…
Sony Corp.'s Loews Theatres Exhibition Group and Cineplex Odeon Corp. finally agreed on terms of their billion-dollar merger Tuesday, which they said would produce a new company able to aggressively…
Deutsche Telekom AG said Tuesday it had reached a breakthrough agreement with broadcasters on setting up a common cable platform for digital television broadcasting in Germany.
British media conglom Pearson is close to wrapping up the $500 million acquisition of All American Communications Inc., sources said Tuesday, and could announce it as early as today.