Iwerks Entertainment posted a 29% boost in fourth-quarter revenues to $8.4 million, but a net loss of $2.6 million, the company said Wednesday.
Canuck film and TV company Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. reported increased revenue but plunging profits for the first quarter of its fiscal year.
Arista Records has pacted with Prince to release his latest disc, the "Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic." The deal, a licensing pact through Prince's NPG Records imprint, comes as Warner Bros. is releasing…
Annie Morita has been promoted to senior VP, sales and marketing, for Columbia TriStar Intl. Television and will report to the division's president, Michael Grindon. Morita is based at CTIT…
The Deauville Festival of American Cinema first saw the light of Normandy in 1975. Other locations had been considered, including Biarritz, but the then-mayor of Deauville, Michel d'Ornano -- for…
Columbia Pictures has bought "Park Jester," a romantic comedy from pitchmeister Robert Kosberg ("Twelve Monkeys"). Pitch was purchased by the Sony arm for low- to mid-six-figures for Jenifer Love…
Beverly Nix has been recruited for the newly created post of senior VP of business affairs at NBC Studios.
Canal Plus shares continued to rise Wednesday, despite growing skepticism over rumors that German group Bertelsmann is in talks to take a stake in Europe's largest pay TV group.
Writing about the work of composer Maurice Jarre, director John Huston said his music "transcends time and space, touches every visual and aural sense, whisks you to the far reaches of your…
The libidinous histrionics of skin-flick director Russ Meyer will form the focus of a seven-night American Cinematheque retrospective in mid-September.
Depending on your perspective, the career of Taiwanese-born, American-educated director Ang Lee is either very eclectic or thematically of a piece.