Niche players Indican Pictures and Phaedra announced theatrical acquisitions of American indies over the weekend at the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival.
Giant-screen success "Everest" swept the first Maximum Image Awards, an awards program initiated by Imax Corp. to recognize artistic achievement in large-format filmmaking.
Viacom's partner in the UPN network, Chris Craft Industries, said its share of UPN's loss rose 51% in the first quarter, to $30.1 million, suggesting UPN lost $60 million in the period.
Hard times for ‘Hard Copy’ After a decade of scandals and scoops, “Hard Copy” may be on the way out. Ratings for Paramount Domestic TV’s syndie tabmag have been sliding for the past few seasons, and…
RealNetworks, whose stock recently rode a rollercoaster, reported a smaller than expected loss in the first quarter as a result of sharply rising revenues. The company's stock soared last week after…
With its all-animation Tuesday team starting to show signs of life and Sunday's lineup getting a boost from the animated sitcom "Family Guy," Fox has moved ahead of NBC in April 12-18 primetime…
Gallic cinema attendance for the first quarter of the year has dropped by 17%, according to latest figures released by the Federation Nationale des Cinemas Francais, a group which reps the majority…
Film Roman has tapped Eric Radomski to spearhead its animation development in the wake of the departure of company founder Phil Roman.
FROM NAB CONFERENCEFCC chairman Bill Kennard signaled he would support "incremental relief" on ownership caps and Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain said he supported tax incentives to…
San Marino-based Tricor Entertainment, headed by former LucasFilm veep Howard Kazanjian and showbiz veteran Craig Darian, has inked a deal with London-based United Intl. Pictures for exclusive…