Buoyed by popular albums across all musical genres and by hefty sales during a particularly brisk fourth quarter, the music industry posted its second consecutive increase in annual album sales. More…
"Armageddon," "Babe: Pig in the City," "Godzilla," "Mighty Joe Young," "Small Soldiers," "The Truman Show" and "What Dreams May Come" have been selected as the seven finalists for the best visual…
New Line Cinema has inked a deal with DirecTV to offer high-definition digital TV versions of its theatrical titles for the satcaster's pay-per-view channels.
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The screening of the Hollywood action-thriller "The Siege" could be behind a car bomb that rocked Cape Town's popular Waterfront tourist area on New Year's Day, police believe.
Ignacio Darnaude has been upped to senior veep of international marketing and creative advertising for Disney's Buena Vista Intl.
Director Gore Verbinsky, who lent his stylish future-retro visual touch to DreamWorks' "Mouse Hunt," is attached to helm a feature adaptation of David Shannon's illustrated kids book "How Georgie…
In a deal that could well total more than $150 million, TNT has bought the exclusive, off-networks cable rights to "Law & Order," one of the steadiest and highest rated off-net series for A&E and…
Former Caravan Pictures production exec Julie Bergman Sender has joined Universal-based Mike Lobell Prods. as executive veep.
Cabler Comcast Corp. has formed Comcast Interactive Capital Group, an indie unit to invest and manage $100 million in new Internet-based operations.
Lions Gate Films has concluded a pay TV output deal with Home Box Office under which the cable net will get exclusive pay TV rights to all of Lions Gate's pics for the next three years.