Home Box Office has its sights trained on its first original musical, "Trigger Happy," a comedic look at gun control.
"Armageddon" had a scorching preem in Japan, amassing $7.3 million in two days and blasting Buena Vista Intl. to its biggest-ever bow in the crucial market. Unspooling on 263 screens, "Armageddon"…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has named Ralph Alexander as senior veepee, Latin America, for Columbia TriStar.
Radio City Entertainment will produce its seventh Super Bowl halftime show, signing Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to join Stevie Wonder and Gloria Estefan.
Japanese film studio Toho Co. said Tuesday that it will dust off the rubber suit and bring its version of Godzilla back to the screen in order to appease legions of fans who did not like the Sony…
Finding a creative way to lure people back into theaters, Disney and Pixar will issue a new set of "outtakes" Friday for its hit animation pic "A Bug's Life."
Fuji Television Network officially launched its new satellite broadcasting company on Monday.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America is launching an anti-camcording campaign in New York this month, designed to deter illegal recording in area movie theaters.
Consolidation in the sat-TV market continued Monday when DirecTV parent Hughes Electronics agreed to pay $1.3 billion in stock or cash to acquire U.S. Satellite Broadcasting.
The Directors Guild of America has promoted Western executive director Warren Adler to the newly created position of associate national executive director. Adler assumes the DGA's second highest…
Four staffers have ankled the New York office of bicoastal praisery Clein + White to join forces with publicist Jeff Hill, who recently ankled C+W after 11 years to start his own firm.