The highly publicized album from crooners Boyz II Men, "Evolution," was the bestselling album in the nation, with more than 211,000 copies being sold since its Oct. 28 bow, according to sales data…
The acquisition bid for Cinamerica/Mann Theatres led by former Cinemaworld president Jeff Lewine is backed by leveraged buyout firm Warburg Pincus, Wall Street sources said Tuesday (Daily Variety…
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.
An investor group led by former Cinemaworld president Jeff Lewine has reached an agreement in principle to purchase the 400-screen Cinamerica/Mann Theatres chain from its co-owners, Paramount and…
Prince Edward's production company, Ardent Prods., has teamed up with London Films to sign a first-look deal for screenplays by the actor Corbin Bernsen.
Miramax's "Shall We Dance?" is poised to set a box office record for a Japanese language release in North America.
TNT and USA, the networks that harvest the highest primetime ratings in ad-supported cable, both had a lot to brag about in the third-quarter Nielsen printouts.
Has director Roman Polanski --- who fled to France two decades ago rather than face punishment for having sex with a 13-year-old girl --- reached an agreement with prosecutors to return to Los…