Dutch-based Holland Media Group has inked a deal with Buena Vista Intl. for a pack of new titles, adding more fuel to an already heated battle in Holland between HMG's three-channel network and SBS…
Just days after Tom Cruise jetted to Sydney to begin shooting "Mission Impossible 2," observers are feverishly speculating that the film may live up to its name: Members of the crew have been sent…
ABC is smoking a primetime-Nielsens victory cigar this week thanks to Barbara Walters' Monica Lewinsky interview, which boosted the Alphabet to its strongest weeklong rating since last year's Academy…
Microsoft chairman and CEO Bill Gates on Tuesday announced an alliance between Microsoft and blue-chip telecommunications provider Hongkong Telecom that will deliver movies directly to personal…
FROM SHOWESTYou can take your fingers out of your ears now, the problem of overly loud trailers appears to finally be quieting down.
After a tough year in 1997, the German video industry is back on track, according to figures released by the association, Bundesverband Video.
Bran Ferren has been tapped to the newly created position of prexy of Walt Disney Imagineering Research and Development and Creative Technology.
FROM SHOWESTThe cost of marketing and distributing theatrical motion pictures continued to skyrocket in 1998, jumping 13% to a staggering $25.3 million per film for the 221 pics produced by Motion…
Miramax Films' "Down in the Delta," CBS' "The Promised Land," NBC's "ER" and ABC's "Sports Night" were among the winners Tuesday of the Prism Awards, which champion accurate depictions of drug use…
FROM SHOWESTBoasting a rocking reel and a jammed dais of established and upcoming stars, New Line Cinema showed off what it touted as a "shagarific" slate, highlighted by "Austin Powers: The Spy Who…
Star Choice Communications will be providing a channel of HDTV programming in the fall, the company announced Monday.