Toshiba Corp. last week said it will have digital videodisc read-only memory (DVD-ROM) drives on the market by September of this year and rewritable DVD random access memory (DVD-RAM) models out by…
Virgin Interactive Entertainment prexy Martin Alper, one of computer gaming and entertainment's most visible CEOs, is being named chairman of the firm, sources said Friday. As a result, he may have…
Japanese singer Seiko Matsuda is not in the cast of “Free Money.” Friday’s story was incorrect. * * * Turner Network Television, which made five Bible miniseries last year, is not making any this…
The British Broadcasting Corp. has revealed details of the first fruits of its much-delayed but heavily hyped partnership with Discovery.
New offerings from top auteurs and two awaited films by famed screenwriters mark the first announcement of films in competition at the 45th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival.
The American Cinema Editors association has announced the election of a new board of directors.
Head-banging rock star Rob Zombie is set to make his feature film directing debut on "The Crow: 2037," the third installment of "The Crow" series, for the Edward R. Pressman Film Corp.
The near ubiquitous indie actor Steve Buscemi --- he of the darkly comic, blood-spattered roles in such pics as "Reservoir Dogs," "Desperado" and "Fargo" --- has gone in a more commercial direction…
Miramax co-chairman Bob Weinstein introduced the New York premiere of the insect-laden thriller "Mimic" by explaining the distinction between a Miramax film and a release from the company's genre…
Trimark Pictures has picked up worldwide rights to the Charles Dance and Sheryl Lee starrer "The Blood Oranges" from Ark Pictures, it was confirmed Friday.
The much-heralded advance of the digital videodisc (DVD) into the homes and minds of the world's electronics consumers may have hit a speed bump; and it's a bump that looks familiar to consumers and…