Legendary film composer Alfred Newman (1901-70), a pioneering force in Hollywood music, is the subject of an independent documentary about his life and work.
Sony announced in May it had a high-capacity optical disc that would rival the digital videodisc random access memory (DVD-RAM) format, and on Wednesday the electronics giant said it has made the…
Noah Wyle is set to star as a Third Reich mastermind in the Euro co-production "The Populist," to be directed by Ted Kotcheff from a script by Oscar-winning "Gandhi" scribe John Briley.
Actress Christine Taylor, who starred in Fox's short-lived sitcom "Party Girl" last season, has inked a one-year development deal with Brillstein-Grey Entertainment.
A strong performance from AMC Entertainment Inc.'s new megaplexes helped the exhib increase earnings 5% before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization to $37 million in its second fiscal…
Facing stiff World Series competition, ABC's premiere of the Tuesday 8:30 p.m. Tim Curry sitcom "Over the Top" placed third in households and fell 14% below the net's timeslot debut last season in…
Marc Schiller, who built and led the House of Blues' new media division for 3-1/2 years, has resigned his position at the national chain of music nightspots to form his own Internet-oriented…
The lunchtime crowd at Ago --- the new Melrose Avenue restaurant at the site of the former Cicada --- got to watch a Wednesday lunchtime broil between "Natural Born Killers" original screenwriter…
The American Film Marketing Assn. this year will make its first appearance at the Mip Asia TV market, underlining increased interest among film companies for the main television marts. The market…
HBO and United Broadcasting & Entertainment have decided to sell Citadel Entertainment. A release from the companies said they are "in the early stages of discussion with potential buyers."
NBC on Wednesday announced that Sam Neill, Isabella Rossellini, Rutger Hauer, Martin Short and Helena Bonham Carter will star in NBC's miniseries "Merlin," which is set to air during the May sweeps.