Lewis Colick, writer of "October Sky," the true story of a miner's son who becomes a rocket scientist, won the Humanitas Prize for a feature film that "enriches and enlightens" the audience.
GERMANY Kinowelt will buy film rights, stock Kinowelt Medien will invest DM100 million ($52 million) in further acquisitions of film rights after receiving $79 million in loans from several German…
New Line Cinema has signed manager-producers Chris Bender and J.C. Spink to a two-year, first-look production deal.
Film exhibitor Loews Cineplex Entertainment Corp. watched its stock plunge 8% on Thursday as the company reported a worse-than-expected first-quarter loss of $21.9 million, compared with $743,000 for…
In the wake of their failed merger with the Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists members have approved a raise in dues that for the first time sets a uniform…
A Delhi high court Wednesday barred two Indian cable operators from running films distributed by the Hollywood majors.
Fred Ehrlich has been upped to prexy of new technology and business development at Sony Music Entertainment.
King World Prods. on Thursday reported strong third quarter earnings of $39.4 million, while revenues rose 15% to $192.7 million, helped by new syndie strips "Hollywood Squares" and "The Roseanne…
Joely Fisher is set to join the national tour of the revival of "Cabaret," taking over the role of Sally Bowles currently being played by Teri Hatcher in Chicago.
Expanding its network of U.S. partners, Munich-based entertainment house Kinowelt has acquired rights to four titles produced by Beacon Pictures.