The future of embattled Oz satcaster Australis Media's Galaxy looked grim Thursday morning after it lost a battle for an expedited Federal Court ruling on government efforts to block its A$650…
Local helmer Guillermo del Toro ("Mimic") is co-producing a new pic here, one of several Mexican films slated to begin lensing this fall.
Those who remember Warner Bros.' last brush with the Arthurian legend, the 1967 glitz-and-glitter rendition of Broadway's "Camelot," will find a very different version of the legend in the studio's…
In another rousing B.O. frame overseas, "Alien Resurrection" notched socko world preems in France and Switzerland, "Hercules" flexed its muscles in Europe and "The Peacemaker" collected tidy sums in…
Liberty Media, the programming arm of Tele-Communications Inc., reported dramatically higher net profits of $307.7 million for the third quarter compared with $7 million a year ago as a result of a…
So Barry Diller returns to the showbiz ballgame in a major way last week, and what does it get him? For one, it doesn't land Diller on Entertainment Weekly's 8th Annual "Power 101" list of the…
USA Network is said to be close to picking up rerun rights to the Paramount-produced CBS drama series "Jag," sources say. It was unclear late Friday whether reruns of the show are set to bow in 1998…
Turner Broadcasting Systems has reached agreement with Jones Intercable for continued carriage of TBS Superstation to the operator's approximately 1.5 million subscribers pending the network's…
An initiative to preserve independent film production was unveiled Monday at a press conference held at the U. of California, Los Angeles.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. is in a dispute with Warner Bros. over Warners' claims to the video distribution rights on product from MGM's recently acquired Orion Pictures, MGM says in an SEC filing.
Veteran producers Don Mischer and Gil Cates are teaming for a two-hour spesh next April in honor of the state of Israel's 50th anniversary.