Sobering stories about the widows of Vietnam, a Ukrainian dissident, the race to save endangered species, and despots from Hitler to Franco dominated the Intl. Documentary Assn. awards ceremony…
Sony Corp.'s Etsuro Saito, general manager of the research and development division, broadcasting and professional systems company, has been tapped to receive the 1998 Samuel L. Warner Memorial Medal…
ABC News anchor Barbara Walters may be close to landing an interview with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky.
The hefty presence soundtracks had on the sales chart during the year is reflected in the October certifications issued Friday by the Recording Industry Assn. of America.
AMC Entertainment Inc. said Friday it plans to build an 18-screen movie theater complex adjacent to the Holiday Inn hotel in Toyohashi, Japan.
FROM MIFEDTF1 International sales has announced a new English-language project from French actor Jean-Marc Barr who will be directing for the first time.
With three nights of the November sweeps tabulated, preliminary Nielsen results suggest that big declines are coming so far at ABC and NBC.
Austrian movie audiences are turning a local comedy into a local success story. "Hinterholz 8" has just topped the 500,000 admissions point, making it "the most successful Austrian film in 30 years"…
MEMO TO: Gus Van Sant FROM: Peter Bart I’VE BEEN NOTICING those eerie billboards around town hyping your new movie, “Psycho.” Of course, they don’t mention the movie. Rather they show a hand pressed…
A Band Apart, the indie production house topped by executive producers Michael Bodnarcheck and Lawrence Bender, has inked production deals with musicvideo and commercials helmers Nigel Dick and Paul…
Jersey Films has acquired screen rights to the Jane Shapiro novel "The Dangerous Husband" for Scott Frank to produce at Universal, in a six-figure deal.