Seventh Art Releasing has acquired theatrical rights to Jonathan Stack and Liz Garbus' documentary "The Farm: Angola, USA," winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival and…
The Academy Awards on March 21 will break the seven-figure barrier for a 30-second Oscar broadcast ad, and Marv Goldsmith, president of sales and markets for ABC TV Network, knows why.
Thanks to a $550,000 gift from a Delaware banker, NYU's Tisch School of the Arts will fund feature-length films by two of its alums each year for the next three years.
Carmike Cinemas warned Tuesday that its first- quarter earnings would "suffer compared with last year, due to the absence of a picture like 'Titanic,' " but noted that the release of the "Star Wars"…
The assault on the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is 40 days off, but the next six weeks are strategic to the commercial fortunes of a handful of pictures vying for major awards recognition at the 71st…
The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle will hold its annual awards ceremony March 15 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for…
Developers of DreamWorks' proposed studio at Playa Vista remain optimistic that construction will begin this summer despite a holdup Tuesday in approving two tract maps for the project.
Seagram Co. is expected to announce today that Universal Pictures is launching its own international theatrical distribution arm based on Polygram Filmed Entertainment's web of foreign outlets.
Sex, drugs and reunions are the dominate themes of programs announced for this year's U.S. Comedy Arts Festival.
USA Networks' $22 billion merger Tuesday of its Home Shopping Network and Ticketmaster businesses with the Lycos Web site operator reflects a continuing trend of alliances between traditional media…