For the first time, A&E has taken the lead in commissioning a British mystery.
The sixth annual New York Underground Film Festival opens today at the Anthology Film Archives and runs through March 14.
United Intl. Pictures chief exec and prexy Paul Oneile and United Cinemas Intl. prez and chief exec Joseph Peixoto will be honored with the Cinema Expo Intl. 1999 awards for distributor and exhibitor…
Destination Films has picked up Jeffrey Miller's spec script "The Box" for a mid-six- against seven-figure sum.
Draft legislation is soon to go before parliament that could mean good news for distributors and exhibitors of U.S. and other foreign films -- as well as for Egypt's own ailing film industry.
Talkshow veteran Jill Blackstone has been tapped exec producer of Twentieth TV's upcoming syndie strip "Divorce Court."
Fox Searchlight Pictures is finalizing its legit production team to turn "The Full Monty" into a Broadway tuner.
Deutsche Bank Monday attempted to make peace in public with Deutsche Telekom (DT) after DT balked last week at the bank's offer -- one less than half of what DT is asking for its cable networks.
Bandeirantes, which carved a niche as a sports broadcaster in the 1980s and early '90s, is going back to its roots with a $50 million investment in sports.
Taking one step closer to enabling directors to direct digital actors, Paraform Inc., the software developer funded by Paul G. Allen, has begun building a library of digital humans. The company plans…
Dutch-based Holland Media Group has inked a deal with Buena Vista Intl. for a pack of new titles, adding more fuel to an already heated battle in Holland between HMG's three-channel network and SBS…