Bigger, faster games attached to brand names from Hollywood --- that's the message from this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo.
"Tromeo & Juliet", the latest effort of Troma producer-director Lloyd Kaufman, walked away with top honors at the 17th Fantafestival in Rome. Audiences at the popular June 10-17 sci-fi and fantasy…
Calling it "the final step in the reorganization of its North American recorded music operation," EMI chief Ken Berry confirmed Friday the closing of both EMI Records and the Enclave, the latter the…
Showtime has done a radical makeover of its logo for the first time in 20 years. The new look features the network name in block letters with a "spotlight" emphasis on the "SHO" --- the abbreviation…
In what is considered an important victory for producers who use footage of now-deceased celebrities, a federal appeals court ruled that the makers of a series of how-to-dance videos could use movie…
J.K. Amalou ("Hard Men") will direct "Plan B" starring Diane Keaton for New Regency Prods.
Scripps Howard Prods. has acquired rights to Tami Hoag's novel "A Thin Dark Line," which is now being developed as a two-hour telefilm at ABC.
Roseanne has landed big bucks and some of TV's prime real estate for her new talkshow venture with King World Prods.
"Seinfeld," the most popular sitcom in America, has just died on German television. Teutonic viewers preferred vintage episodes of "Hogan's Heroes" instead.
Japan's market for television advertising is expected to grow by 50% in 2005, as compared with 1995, with cable TV and direct satellite broadcasting leading the charge, according to a report from a…
Cineplex Odeon Corp. confirmed Friday it was "in discussions" with Sony Theatres about a possible merger, but it warned that no deal had yet been reached and any deal would have to undergo regulatory…