The trend toward home viewing of films will accelerate in the U.S. over the next five years, according to research conducted by Veronis, Suhler & Associates, a New York investment banking firm.
Spelling Films has made a deal with Mike Newell and his Dogstar Prods. to develop a remake of "The Grass Is Greener," the 1960 comedy about a penniless English earl whose wife has an affair with a…
The White House is warning Republicans that it has "serious problems" with a pending budget bill that hands broadcasters a multibillion-dollar slice of airwaves for free, while also loosening the…
It's the salad days of summer abroad as the season looks fairly certain to propel "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," "Batman & Robin" and "Con Air" to higher altitudes than their domestic results.
Warner Bros. has picked up the romantic comedy pitch "A Thousand Kisses," in a preemptive bid, for George Clooney and Robert Lawrence's studio-based production company, Left Bank Prods. The price was…
When it comes to music kudocasts, CBS will be more than a little bit country. The Eye web has picked up the Academy of Country Music Awards, a staple for 19 years on NBC, after the Peacock wouldn't…
Americast, the $100-million-a-year television venture set in motion early in 1996 by Disney and four phone companies, has eliminated its programming and marketing departments.
The long overdue shakeout among Oz's five loss-making feevee carriers finally happened Friday, when an agreement to merge Rupert Murdoch's Foxtel cabler and embattled satcaster Australis Media's…
Beacon Communications' "Air Force One," starring President Harrison Ford as a one-man anti-terrorism unit, soared to a commanding $37.1 million and lifted the weekend box office to its highest…
For Tracey Ullman and Allan McKeown, small is beautiful. The enterprising pair, partners in TV production as well as life, have decided not to pursue a new TV deal for Ullman after holding informal…
Seven of Universal Studios' most popular films will unspool at the second annual Radio City Film Festival, which runs Aug. 20-24 at the landmark 5,901-seat theater.