Industry estimates peg film admissions in Italy for 1998 at 120 million to 130 million, a staggering increase over last year's total of 103.9 million.
Where do Southern Californians go to find out what's playing at the movies? If they are members of the growing majority segment of movie audiences -- Los Angeles' ethnic and racial communities…
Today's visitors to the Palm Springs area, just a two-hour drive from Los Angeles, can experience a variety of the latest healing treatments at the area's upscale spas.
Gotham-based Sloss Law Office, which claims Kevin Smith, Richard Linklater, Todd Haynes and Ted Demme as clients, has formed a new division dedicated to securing distribution for completed films and…
They represent, without question, the last remaining grassroots voice of the TV industry, a monophonic whisper in a sea of Dolby Surround Sound. Laugh at them if you must. Watch them if you dare…
Cable giant Tele-Communications' operating profits, before interest and taxes, dropped 27% to $225 million in the third quarter, due to the rising cost of launching digital cable services to most of…
Hallmark Entertainment and Jim Henson Co. have closed their deal to invest $100 million in Liberty Media's Odyssey Channel (Daily Variety, June 29), said sources close to the cabler.
In the San Fernando Valley, it's both the best and worst of times for production. Most studios have been hit by the downturn, but at the same time, two massive soundstage projects are vying for city…
The Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors has announced nominations for its 16th annual awards show, to be held Jan 17.
"Think globally, act locally to reach the world" are the watchwords of the Santa Monica based-Environmental Media Assn. (EMA). The nonprofit org encourages the entertainment industry to incorporate…