The legal scuffling in the large format pic industry is continuing. Iwerks Entertainment has filed an appeal to the ruling of a U.S. District Court judge in its lawsuit against Imax Corp.
Online music retailer CDnow and MTV Networks have pacted in a groundbreaking, three-year deal to team on event sponsorships, co-promotions and online advertising and music retailing. Under the terms…
The creative team behind "Wilde" is reuniting to develop a major movie about Winston Churchill, provisionally titled "London 1940."
DreamWorks-based producer Gary David Goldberg has dipped into his discretionary fund to pay a low against mid-six figures for a romantic comedy pitch by Michael Angeli and "Northern Exposure" creator…
Seagal-Nasso Prods. has signed a far-reaching co-production and distribution deal for its slate of eight films with a consortium of three Italian distributors and a Scandinavian distributor.
Internet solutions company IXL has announced the acquisition of Los Angeles interactive media com-panies Digital Planet and Spin Cycle Entertainment, and their consolidation into a single office to…
A new international player has arrived in Italy's exhibition sector, until now dominated by local companies and American majors.
Pay TV operator Australis Media moved a step closer to extinction Monday when the New South Wales Supreme Court appointed a liquidator of the company.
Fox 2000 made a preemptive bid late Monday for David Hubbard's spec script "Noel" for producers Lynda Obst and Howard Rosenman.
UGC Intl., the recently re-formed international sales division of French major UGC, has picked up worldwide rights to high-profile Gallic pics from helmers Patrice Leconte and Jean Becker.
News Corp. has agreed to sell direct marketing services concern DIMAC Marketing Corp. to McCown De Leeuw & Co. for an undisclosed amount, the media company said Tuesday.