Record attendance, the strongest competition lineup in several years and a very public spat between the fest's director and president marked the 51st Locarno Intl. Film Festival, which closed…
An innovative series of shows featuring the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and performances by renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma leads the race this year for the Gemini Awards, Canada's equivalent of the…
TOKYO DirecTV Japan has reached an agreement with upstart Japanese passenger carrier Skymark Airlines to promote the satellite platform on flights operated by the airline. Under the deal, DirecTV…
News Corp. took the first formal step towards the public offering of stock in its film and TV businesses Friday when it filed a prospectus for Fox Entertainment Group, outlining a more detailed…
Sound designer Gary Rydstrom, a five-time Academy Award winner, has been named director of creative operations for Skywalker Sound.
Cowboy Booking, which released the genre classic "The Beyond" for Quentin Tarantino's Rolling Thunder Pictures, has picked up two more films from Tarantino's eclectic banner.
Gotham's Sony Lincoln Square multiplex, one of the highest-grossing theaters in the U.S., was evacuated twice over the weekend -- once for chemical explosions and the second time for a fire.
Sandra Bullock will be presented with the Montreal World Film Festival Award for Career Excellence at the Canadian fest Sept. 6.
Shares of Tele-Communications Inc. fell nearly 5% Friday as the country's No. 1 cabler, which is being bought by AT&T Corp. for $48 billion, reported a smaller net loss on reduced revenues.
The syndie strip "America's Dumbest Criminals" is being retooled going into its third season, nabbing a new production company, co-host and set.
Walt Disney's Buena Vista TV has quietly cleared TV stations in 50% of the country for the syndicated re-runs of "Unhappily Ever After," the WB Network sitcom from the creators of "Married With…