Call it Lollapalooza lite. In an effort to spark sales and whet consumers' appetites, the promoters of the upcoming Lollapalooza tour have formed Club Lollapalooza, a scaled-down version of the…
The bronto B.O. of Universal's "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" propelled the studio from fourth to second place in market share standings for the year following its Memorial Day weekend debut.
In many areas, things are looking sunny for feevee cabler Optus Vision, but clouds are hanging over the future of its much-delayed Nature Study Channel.
Ann Daly, who helped shepherd Walt Disney Home Video to industry prominence, has been named head of DreamWorks' feature animation division.
As many as 1,000 people are expected to attend "Words Into Pictures," billed as the first-of-its-kind industry event focusing on screenwriters. The three-day forum, beginning today, is held by the…
Norsk Film's psychological thriller "Insomnia," the Stellan Skarsgard starrer that received critical acclaim in Cannes, will make its U.S. premiere at the second annual Nantucket Film Festival, which…
Folk-rock icon Bob Dylan canceled his European tour Wednesday after being admitted to a hospital over the weekend, suffering from a potentially life-threatening disease. The dates are not likely to…
With the show closing its third season as TV's top-rated series, what can the cast and producers of "ER" possibly do for an encore? They're working on a plan to open the next season with a live…
Thanks in part to dozens of letters from industry execs to Los Angeles City Council members, odds are against future 11th-hour permit revocations.
Bret Magpoing, who joined the Bubble Factory in 1995 as VP of finance and administration, has been promoted to the newly created position of chief financial officer.
Leaving politics for television probably won't be too hard for Rep. Susan Molinari. The five-term New York Republican, who confirmed plans to resign Aug. 1 from Congress to become co-anchor of CBS…