The American Society of Cinematographers will honor two-time Oscar winner Freddie Francis with its International Achievement Award, given annually to a foreign national who has made extraordinary and…
"The Mayor of Kingdom Come," which was supposed to be the next film from director Michael Winterbottom, has been put on ice for a year because of problems sealing the financing.
Consolidated Film Industries, one of the country's largest motion picture film processing and post-production facilities, has tapped Bob Beitcher, an entertainment industry vet with expertise in the…
CBS and NBC, which are locked in one of the closest household November sweeps battles ever, are doing some 11th-hour fiddling to squeeze out as many rating points as they can.
Warner Bros. has purchased a treatment for a horror thriller titled "Blood of the Gods," about a group of teenagers on a South Seas surfing trip who have to keep their heads as they're pursued by a…
A new telecommunications law now in preparation is expected to finally liberalize the industry in the Czech Republic.
Turning its eye toward Oz, the Kennedy/Marshall Co. has optioned the film rights to Australian author Derek Hansen's novel "Sole Survivor."
Academy Award nominee Elisabeth Shue is in talks to star in the MGM comedy "Molly," under the direction of John Duigan.
Granada, the British TV and leisure group, saw its pre-tax profits soar 35% to £650 million ($1.1 billion) in the year to September, with sales up 7% to $6.95 billion.
France's television regulatory body, the Conseil Superieur de l'Audiovisuel (CSA), has finally accepted that it cannot impose broadcasting restrictions on cable channels beamed into France from…
Sara Gilbert, best known as the wisecracking Darlene Conner on the long-running sitcom "Roseanne," has been cast in Michael Corrente's indie feature "Outside Providence."