Carmike Cinemas warned Tuesday that its first- quarter earnings would "suffer compared with last year, due to the absence of a picture like 'Titanic,' " but noted that the release of the "Star Wars"…
The assault on the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is 40 days off, but the next six weeks are strategic to the commercial fortunes of a handful of pictures vying for major awards recognition at the 71st…
Developers of DreamWorks' proposed studio at Playa Vista remain optimistic that construction will begin this summer despite a holdup Tuesday in approving two tract maps for the project.
Seagram Co. is expected to announce today that Universal Pictures is launching its own international theatrical distribution arm based on Polygram Filmed Entertainment's web of foreign outlets.
Sex, drugs and reunions are the dominate themes of programs announced for this year's U.S. Comedy Arts Festival.
USA Networks' $22 billion merger Tuesday of its Home Shopping Network and Ticketmaster businesses with the Lycos Web site operator reflects a continuing trend of alliances between traditional media…
Powerful House Telecommunications subcommittee chairman Billy Tauzin, R-La., is not happy about a proposal by the FCC to launch thousands of "micro-radio" stations around the country.
Say goodbye to "Melrose Place," but the show spawned it, "Beverly Hills, 90210," will be back for a 10th season. Fox on Tuesday renewed the Aaron Spelling soap with the nation's most celebrated zip…
Warner Bros. has paid six figures for the spec script "Ton 80," with Madonna attached to star and produce under her Madguy banner.
Moving from her longtime Columbia Pictures home to Fox's Century City, "Forrest Gump" producer Wendy Finerman is close to inking a three-year first-look deal with Fox 2000.
While Tuesday's nomination announcements offered the usual twists and turns, what did not surprise veteran Oscar observers was Miramax's utter dominance of the nom list.