"City of Angels," Warner Bros' remake of Wim Wenders' "Wings of Desire," hit a cume of $101.7 million over the weekend, making it the 12th film of the year to pass the $100 million mark overseas.
AMC Entertainment enjoyed a robust turnaround in the three months to Oct. 1, reporting net profit of $7.9 million compared with a loss of $21.6 million a year earlier on 32% higher revenues of $289.1…
CNN Headline News is getting a top-to-bottom makeover as part of a sweeping effort to pump new ratings life into the fading just-the-facts cabler.
In an effort to make its schedule more user-friendly for indie film fans, Sundance Channel in November will premiere four primetime programming segments.
Distributor-exhibitor Ljubljanski Kinematografi is moving ahead with plans for Slovenia's first multiplex. Construction should begin in December, with an opening targeted for October 1999.
The Playboy Channel is riding herd on its most successful promotional campaign ever: A record 15 million cable subscribers or satellite-dish owners will get access to a free night of the network's…
The fifth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival has announced that James L. Brooks, Neil Simon and Ben Stiller will headline the March 3-7 event in Aspen, Colo.
Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic" led the field with Universal's "Bride of Chucky" close behind and films with fantasy elements such as "Beloved," "What Dreams May Come" and "Urban Legend" figuring…
In the first purchase under their newly announced production pact, Mandalay Entertainment has acquired for Illusion Entertainment the spec script "Servicing Sarah" by "Spin City" sitcom scribes Jay…
One of Asia's leading cinema operators, Golden Harvest Entertainment, and its director, Peter Tam, will be feted at the CineAsia movie convention, running Dec. 8-10 in Hong Kong.
Pelzer, author of inspirational bestsellers "A Child Called It" and "The Lost Boy" -- published by Health Communications, Inc., the publisher of the popular "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series -- has…