Aiming to hit harder at Latin America's perennial piracy problem, the Motion Picture Assn. and regional cabler org TAP announced a joint initiative Wednesday.
Billionaire investor Paul Allen has laid out $4.4 billion in cash to buy the 12th-largest cable operator in the U.S., Charter Communications.
The hierarchy of the Writers Guild of America West received a narrow but embarrassing defeat Wednesday as members rejected a referendum endorsing the board of directors' strategic goals for the next…
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
MediaOne Group, the third-largest cable operator in the U.S., on Wednesday reported a solid 24% increase in second-quarter operating results, despite undertaking several major strategic moves.
Nora Ephron has inked a deal to write, produce and helm the film adaptation of Marie Winn's "Red Tails in Love: A Wildlife Drama in Central Park" for Columbia Pictures.
Cablers are being spurred into giving subscribers lower-priced alternatives to the basic cable package in a bill introduced Wednesday by House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Billy Tauzin…
A weaker yen and stronger results from its games, music and insurance business groups helped lift Sony Corp.'s net income 18% in its fiscal first quarter ended June 30.
Warner Bros. TV vet James Botko has been upped to VP of movies and miniseries development.
Nickelodeon has promoted veteran production and development executive Kevin Kay to the post of senior VP, production.
Two of the largest exhibitors in the U.S., GC Co.'s General Cinema Theaters and Hoyts Cinemas, are merging their circuits in South and Central America, creating an exhib powerhouse that is projected…