Universal Pictures Intl., formerly Polygram Film Intl., has reshuffled its executive team, with David Kosse named chairman of Universal Pictures U.K. and David Livingstone becoming UPI's president of…
Norm Marshall & Associates has absorbed fellow product-placement agency The Catalyst Group to provide both client rosters with what it calls "a complete range of 'placement plus' services."
The Nice police department has launched an investigation following the discovery of an explosive device in Cannes on Tuesday.
Fans of Mike Myers' swingin' '60s superspy can see the upcoming "Austin Powers" sequel a day before general release -- by buying tickets on the internet via America Online.
Latin America's leading ratings agency, Brazil-based Ibope, may get booted out of Argentina after failing a federally commissioned audit.
In cities and towns across the nation, the lines are already snaking around the block as the army of "Star Wars" fans begins the ritual of buying tickets and camping out until 12:01 a.m. next…
Paris-based sales company Pandora is planning to increase its size significantly by acquiring companies and beefing up its television sales operations.
Seven Arts Intl. has taken international rights to "The Cup," a sports-themed drama directed by Michael Corrente and starring Robert Duvall.
The status of Jean-Jacques Beineix's "Deal of the Millennium," his first theatrical pic since 1992 and his debut English-lingo project, appears to be in doubt again.
GERMANY Local licensing company Intertainment has acquired a package of 10 features from Original Voice, a company headed by Hollywood producer David Kirkpatrick. The first pic in the deal is the…
NBC is asking 20th Century Fox TV for an extended six-year license fee agreement on the new Steve Levitan comedy "Stark Raving Mad" in exchange for the plum 9:30 p.m. Thursday timeslot between…