Peter O'Brian, the Canadian producer of award-winning films "The Grey Fox" and "My American Cousin," has joined forces with Noble House Communications Inc. with the aim of building it into a new…
Despite a proliferation of falling-meteor films like "Armageddon" and "Deep Impact," Mike Myers has committed to star in the only one set in Ireland.
This probably won't make embattled ABC Entertainment prexy Jamie Tarses feel any more secure, but production begins today on an episode of CBS' "Diagnosis Murder" with a plot that involves the murder…
The Film Information Council has voted its excellence in film marketing award for July to Sony's "Men in Black" and for August to Fox Searchlight's "The Full Monty."
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" crystallized into first place on the exclusives roster without the benefit of Friday night.
DreamWorks' feature distribution operation launched with an unspectacular start with the $12.3 million launch of "The Peacemaker."
Online service provider Prodigy Inc. has been restructured to create three separate operating divisions, including a unit that will develop new networking software, as part of an effort to expand the…
HBO Pictures is moving forward with the first original biopic on the life of controversial gossip columnist Walter Winchell, with Stanley Tucci ("Big Night") attached to star as Winchell and Paul…
The 13th annual Mipcom TV trade show wound down Monday with record attendance of 10,000 --- for the first time rivaling its elder sister, the international sales bazaar Mip TV, which is held in April.
The FCC took the first step toward setting a standard for the so-called V-chip that one day will allow almost every TV set sold in the U.S. to block programming based on its content rating.
MediaOne, the "broadband" arm of telco US West's new media group, announced Monday the launch of its anticipated video-streaming technology, which the company is tentatively calling MediaOne…