TOKYO — Japan conducted its first test of digital terrestrial broadcast on Wednesday as Posts and Telecommunications Minister Seiko Noda took to the air in a broadcast sent from Tokyo Tower. Noda…
Peacock softens stance With Scott Sassa in as NBC Entertainment president, there are some signs the web is softening its tough demands for series ownership and perpetual license fees. NBC called at…
The Internet is not pulling masses of viewers away from their TV sets -- at least not yet.
Just in time to capitalize on the renewed interest in space travel, Cometstone Pictures plans to make a feature about the first man in space, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, who preceded even Alan…
Manufacturers, movie studios and retailers are trying to make sure everyone has a DVD player on their holiday wish list.
Even before it produces box office returns, "A Civil Action" may produce civil actions.
A slump in production of big-budget pics sent Panavision Inc. to a loss of $731,000 in the third quarter, the company said Wednesday, compared with a profit of $7.5 million.
Celebrated musicvid and commercials helmer Tarsem will direct the psychological thriller "The Cell" for New Line Cinema.
Japanese movie studio Shochiku Co. said it will shut down its Tokyo area movie theme park as it lops off all but its core operations in order to cut costs.
The all-important year-end selling period got off to a brisk start last week as Alanis Morissette's eagerly awaited "Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie" was the bestselling album in the nation.