Microsoft Corp. got one large step closer to universal acceptance on the professional graphics front Monday when it announced plans to jointly develop drivers and other software with one-time enemy…
Nadia Bronson, the French-born head of Universal Pictures' international marketing arm, has been upped to prexy of the division, the studio announced Monday.
All's quiet before a storm. As has become an annual box office tradition, the bottom fell out of the market on the weekend before the Christmas movie season begins in earnest.
Live Entertainment and the Bouygues Group have broken off discussions on Live's proposed acquisition of Ciby 2000, the film company subsid of the Gallic construction firm.
Buena Vista Intl. Television has agreed to supply live-action feature films, including those from Touchstone and Hollywood Pictures, to Hongkong Telecom IMS' new video on demand service, which…
"Amistad" producer Debbie Allen, cast member Djimon Hounsou and sports legend Earvin (Magic) Johnson plan to speak to an audience of 600 Los Angeles high school students today following a screening…
Island Pictures, which produced "Kiss of the Spider Woman," "Nobody's Fool" and the upcoming "The Gingerbread Man," will close Dec. 31 after a troubled year that saw the resignation of founder Chris…
Looking to give the Cartoon Network a run for its animated money, Disney/ABC Cable Networks on Monday announced plans to launch a new 24-hour Disney Channel spin-off for basic cable titled Toon…
Miramax's "Good Will Hunting" bagged the No. 1 slot on the exclusives roster in its first outing.
Looking to separate itself from the premium cable movie pack, Cinemax has upped its commitment to high-profile independent features and has several skedded to premiere on the service in the coming…
Despite months of economic turmoil in the region, CNN Intl. and TNT & Cartoon Network have made significant gains in distribution over the past year, according to Mike Byrd, managing director of…