In days b.c. (before computerization), harassed production managers glowered before huge 8-foot-by-4-foot sheets of plywood, arranging, then rearranging, miles of adding machine tape with…
Ned Dowd, former president of production at Caravan Pictures, has signed a new production deal with the Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group, where he will produce two high-profile Touchstone Pictures…
Cinepix Film Properties will distribute the romantic comedy "Nick and Jane" in eight major markets beginning in mid-October.
A Bulgarian court Wednesday acquitted a defendant in the country's first case involving alleged piracy of compact discs, in which Bulgaria ranks second only to China.
Former Universal Records prexy Daniel Glass has returned to the record label wars with the bow of GlassNote Records. The indie label's first deal is with Mercury Records for sales, promotion and…
To promote the mob miniseries "The Last Don," CBS passed out flyers to moviegoers waiting in line at cinemas to see the 25th anniversary rerelease of "The Godfather."
Fox Broadcasting Co. has entered into a production and development deal with "Laugh-In" creator and executive producer George Schlatter, who will produce a series of comedy specials for the network.
Rupert Murdoch officially abandoned Wednesday his plans to become a player in the U.S. satcasting business, selling News Corp.'s satellite interests to Primestar Partners for $1.1 billion.
HBO has become the first cable network to announce that it will deliver a high-definition-television feed of its network, possibly as early as the summer of 1998.
This year's National Spotlight Program at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival will focus on pics from the Balkans, fest organizers announced Wednesday.
DreamWorks TV co-chief Ken Solomon has been named the new president of Universal TV in place of Tom Thayer, who resigned last week and signed a production pact with the studio.