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…
Is "Xena: Warrior Princess" losing some of its kick? The Studios USA actioner got off to a slow start in the frame that overlaps the start of the May sweep (April 29-May 26), ranking seventh among…
Miramax HAL Films is developing "The Hole in the Mint," a caper movie scripted by Will Osborne.
Nobody should be happier about the boom in German distribution than U.S. sellers. But many of them are wondering when the bubble will burst.
Cinema owners in the state of Saxony are celebrating the government's change of heart regarding movie theater subsidies.
The Cannes Film Festival opened for business Wednesday, with the traditional hordes of locals and out-of-town fest fans bringing the Croisette to a standstill, as they waited for the showbiz world to…
MacGillivray Freeman Films' large-format pic "Everest" has exceeded Miramax's expectations in homevideo sales since its March release.
International Film Guarantors has pacted to provide completion bonds for two upcoming pics from Disney-based Spyglass Entertainment, "Shanghai Noon" and "Keeping the Faith."
"Drowning Mona," a black comedy directed by Nick Gomez that reunites Danny DeVito and Bette Midler, has been picked up by London-based Capitol Films for international sales.
U.K. indie TV company Monogram Prods. has inked an exclusive development and distribution deal with Southern Star Circle, the London-based TV company parented by Australia's Southern Star Group.
The Senate voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a package of proposals aimed at putting Hollywood's marketing practices, box office admission policies and even the violent content of its movies…