The FCC ruled this week that cable's Classic Sports Network "has established a prima facie showing" that Cablevision Systems Corp. violated the Communications Act of 1934 by refusing to carry Classic…
Buena Vista's "George of the Jungle" slammed into 2,391 theaters Wednesday night, grossing a stronger-than-expected $3.27 million to lead the daily box office.
The music and motion picture industries lost an early round Thursday in what is sure to be an epic battle concerning copyright law in the digital age.
Music distribution firm Alliance Entertainment received bankruptcy court approval Wednesday to obtain $20 million in interim debtor-in-possession financing from a syndicate of banks led by Chase…
Elephant Walk Entertainment and Lighthouse Prods. have teamed to develop and co-produce a remake of French filmmaker Mathieu Kassovitz's debut feature "Cafe au Lait" for 20th Century Fox.
The subject of the site may not be even halfway completed itself, but that's not stopping officials of the Walt Disney Concert Hall from trumpeting the completion of the troubled building project's…
Sinclair Broadcast Group stock Thursday soared $5 to $34.75 on news that the broadcaster will buy Heritage Media Group's TV and radio station group for $630 million in cash.
EMI Music Publishing has signed pop star Sting to a comprehensive, exclusive worldwide publishing deal that includes the singer's back catalog from his days in the band the Police, his subsequent…
US West Media Group reportedly has increased by 40% its stake in Argentina's second-largest multisystem operator Video Cable Comunicacion (VCC), which is jointly owned by Samuel Liberman and…
British Sky Broadcasting has appointed Bruce Steinberg as its director of movies and pay-per-view. This newly created post makes Steinberg responsible for BSkyB's three premium film channels and for…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America has upped Simon Barsky to senior VP and general counsel of the MPAA and its international arm, the Motion Picture Assn.