Special effects house Digital Domain, having just spawned co-founder James Cameron's massive f/x entity known as "Titanic," has realized a pair of byproducts from the association: a new f/x house -…
Brett Harrelson ("The People vs. Larry Flynt") has signed to star opposite Robert Patrick ("Terminator 2: Judgment Day," "Cop Land") in Scott Spiegel's "Texas Blood Money," the sequel to Dimension…
In a move at once unusual and understandable, Sony Pictures Entertainment executives announced Monday that "The Replacement Killers" would receive its world premiere and initial regular theatrical…
PARIS -- Euro Disney reported a surprisingly strong 16.6% rise in revenues for the first quarter of its 1997-98 year, sparking a rise in the theme park operator's stock. The stock was up 9¢, or…
The Motion Picture Sound Editors announced Wednesday their finalists for Golden Reel awards for best sound editing in six feature categories.
CBS Corp. may be a little late getting to the Internet, but at least it's taking a new tack on media Web sites. The network announced Tuesday it is partnering with Silicon Valley heavyweight Oracle…
FROM SUNDANCETrimark Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to Offline Entertainment Group's dramatic competition entry "Slam," for $2.5 million. The gritty prison drama, which marks the feature…
For the second consecutive week, the mostly instrumental soundtrack to the film “Titanic” was the best-selling album in the nation. The Sony Classical/Sony Music Soundtrax disc, which boasts a single…
If NATPE were a convention for restaurateurs, there might have been an "under new management" banner draped across the Universal TV booth this week.
French pay TV giant Canal Plus completed its purchase of Kirch Group's 45% stake in Italo pay TV operation Telepiu Wednesday. The deal increases Canal Plus' stake in the Milan based company to 90%.
British actor Ben Kingsley has been named jury president of the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22), festival officials announced Wednesday.